Definitions for personalityˌpɜr səˈnæl ɪ ti
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
per•son•al•i•ty*ˌpɜr səˈnæl ɪ ti(n.)(pl.)-ties.
the visible aspect of one's character as it impresses others.
a person as an embodiment of a collection of qualities.
the sum total of the physical, mental, emotional, and social characteristics of an individual. the organized pattern of behavioral characteristics of the individual.
the quality of being a person; personal existence or identity.
something apprehended as analogous to a human personality, as the atmosphere of a place.
a famous or prominent person.
Usu. personalities. a disparaging or offensive personal remark.
* Syn: See character.
Origin of personality:
1350–1400; ME personalite (< MF) < LL persōnālitās. See personal , -ity
the complex of all the attributes--behavioral, temperamental, emotional and mental--that characterize a unique individual
"their different reactions reflected their very different personalities"; "it is his nature to help others"
a person of considerable prominence
"she is a Hollywood personality"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
personality(noun)ˌpɜr səˈnæl ɪ ti
She's beautiful, but does she have a nice personality?; screening for personality disorders
personalityˌpɜr səˈnæl ɪ ti
a famous person
a sports personality
personalityˌpɜr səˈnæl ɪ ti
the quality of having a character people notice
He was cute, but he had no personality.
A set of qualities that make a person (or thing) distinct from another.
The president has a unique personality.
An assumed role or manner of behavior.
Johnny Carson was a respected television personality.
Charisma, or qualities that make a person stand out from the crowd.
that which constitutes distinction of person; individuality
something said or written which refers to the person, conduct, etc., of some individual, especially something of a disparaging or offensive nature; personal remarks; as, indulgence in personalities
that quality of a law which concerns the condition, state, and capacity of persons
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Behavior-response patterns that characterize the individual.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'personality' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3376
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'personality' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4112
Rank popularity for the word 'personality' in Nouns Frequency: #1197
Translations for personality
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a person's characteristics (of the mind, the emotions etc) as a whole
a likeable / forceful (= strong) personality.
- personalidadePortuguese (BR)
- die PersönlichkeitGerman
- 인격, 성품Korean
- شخصيت ، سړ يتوب، يوازى يوازى والى ، ځانګړى توب، خصوصيت درنښتPashto
- 品格Chinese (Trad.)
- особливості характеруUkrainian
- شخصيت، ذاتUrdu
- tính cáchVietnamese
- 品格Chinese (Simp.)
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