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A thing done often and hence, usually, done easily; practice; custom
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  1. A thing done often and hence, usually, done easily; practice; custom
  2. Characteristic appearance, form, or manner of growth, especially of a plant or crystal:
  3. A distinctive set of clothing or style of dressing, especially of a religious order.
A way or method in which something is done or happens; mode or fashion of procedure
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  1. A way or method in which something is done or happens; mode or fashion of procedure
  2. Characteristic style or method in art, music, literature, etc.
  3. The prevailing customs, social conduct, and norms of a specific society, period, or group, especially as the subject of a literary work:
Habitual manner or practice:
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  1. Habitual manner or practice:
  2. A habitual practice of a person:
  3. A traditional practice or usual way of doing something followed by a social group or people.
A special story, article, etc. in a newspaper or magazine, often prominently displayed
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  1. A special story, article, etc. in a newspaper or magazine, often prominently displayed
  2. (Linguistics) A property of linguistic units or forms:
  3. A prominent or distinctive part, quality, or characteristic:
An object used in literature or art as a symbol for a person, office, etc.
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  1. An object used in literature or art as a symbol for a person, office, etc.
  2. A quality or characteristic inherent in or ascribed to someone or something.
  3. A characteristic or quality of a person or thing
High social position:
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  1. High social position:
  2. Those in a high social position:
  3. Superiority of kind:
(Nautical) the distinguishing features of a navigational light on a lighthouse etc by which it can be identified (colour, pattern of flashes etc)
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  1. (Nautical) the distinguishing features of a navigational light on a lighthouse etc by which it can be identified (colour, pattern of flashes etc)
  2. A feature that helps to identify, tell apart, or describe recognizably; a distinguishing mark or trait.
  3. A distinguishing trait, feature, or quality; peculiarity
A language or behaviour that is particular to an individual or group.
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  1. A language or behaviour that is particular to an individual or group.
  2. A behavior or way of thinking that is characteristic of a person.
  3. (Medicine) A peculiar individual reaction to a generally innocuous substance or factor.
A notable or distinctive feature or characteristic.
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  1. A notable or distinctive feature or characteristic.
  2. The quality or state of being peculiar; individuality; singularity.
  3. The quality or condition of being peculiar
A peculiarity, peculiar trait, or mannerism
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  1. A peculiarity, peculiar trait, or mannerism
  2. (Now Rare) A clever turn of speech; sally; quip
  3. A sudden twist, turn, or stroke
A peculiarity of manner in behavior, speech, etc. that has become a habit
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  1. A peculiarity of manner in behavior, speech, etc. that has become a habit
  2. An artistic style of the late 1500s characterized by distortion of elements such as scale and perspective.
  3. Excessive use of some distinctive, often affected, manner or style in art, literature, speech, or behavior
A strange person; an oddball.
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  1. A strange person; an oddball.
  2. One that is odd.
  3. The state or quality of being odd; queerness; peculiarity; strangeness
An act of jugglery or sleight of hand; also, an illusion of the kind created by legerdemain
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  1. An act of jugglery or sleight of hand; also, an illusion of the kind created by legerdemain
  2. A turn or round of duty or work; shift
  3. A peculiar event with unexpected, often deceptive results:
An object used in literature or art as a symbol for a person, office, etc.
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  1. An object used in literature or art as a symbol for a person, office, etc.
  2. An object associated with and serving to identify a character, personage, or office:
  3. A characteristic or quality of a person or thing
Public estimation of someone; reputation:
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  1. Public estimation of someone; reputation:
  2. A person or animal portrayed with a personality in comics or animation:
  3. Essential quality; nature; kind or sort
(Mathematics) The least number of times the multiplicative identity in a ring needs to be added to itself to reach the additive identity, or, if the additive identity is never reached, zero. The integers have a characteristic of zero; the integers modulo 12 have a characteristic of 12.
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  1. (Mathematics) The least number of times the multiplicative identity in a ring needs to be added to itself to reach the additive identity, or, if the additive identity is never reached, zero. The integers have a characteristic of zero; the integers modulo 12 have a characteristic of 12.
  2. A feature that helps to identify, tell apart, or describe recognizably; a distinguishing mark or trait.
  3. A distinguishing trait, feature, or quality; peculiarity
A special story, article, etc. in a newspaper or magazine, often prominently displayed
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  1. A special story, article, etc. in a newspaper or magazine, often prominently displayed
  2. A prominent or distinctive part, quality, or characteristic:
  3. (Linguistics) A property of linguistic units or forms:
A visible object of known position, serving as a guide or point of reference
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  1. A visible object of known position, serving as a guide or point of reference
  2. A name, logo, or other indicator used to indicate ownership, origin, or level of quality.
  3. A recognized standard of quality:
A notable or distinctive feature or characteristic.
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  1. A notable or distinctive feature or characteristic.
  2. The quality or state of being peculiar; individuality; singularity.
  3. The quality or condition of being peculiar
Any trait or attribute proper to a thing or, formerly, to a person; characteristic quality; peculiarity; specif., any of the principal characteristics of a substance, esp. as determined by the senses or by its effect on another substance
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  1. Any trait or attribute proper to a thing or, formerly, to a person; characteristic quality; peculiarity; specif., any of the principal characteristics of a substance, esp. as determined by the senses or by its effect on another substance
  2. (Logic) A quality common to all members of a species or class
  3. An attribute, characteristic, or quality:
An inherent or distinguishing characteristic; a property:
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  1. An inherent or distinguishing characteristic; a property:
  2. A personal trait, especially a character trait:
  3. Superiority of kind:
A distinctive quality or characteristic:
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  1. A distinctive quality or characteristic:
  2. That quality of a thing which acts on the sense of taste or of smell
  3. Characteristic quality; distinctive property
Find another word for trait. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for trait, like: habit, manner, custom, feature, attribute, quality, characteristic, idiosyncrasy, peculiarity, quirk and mannerism.