UK [ˈkærɪktə(r)ləs] / US [ˈkerəktərləs] adjective
very ordinary and with no interesting qualities

a characterless building

English dictionary. 2014.

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  • characterless — adjective Having no distinguishing character or quality The great mass of American citizens estimate us, as being a characterless and purposeless people ; and hence we hold up our heads, if at all, against the withering influence of a nations… …   Wiktionary

  • characterless — char|ac|ter|less [ˈkærıktələs US tər ] adj not having any special or interesting qualities ▪ a characterless modern building …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • characterless — adjective not having any special or interesting qualities: snack bars selling mass produced, characterless food …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • characterless — character ► NOUN 1) the qualities distinctive to an individual. 2) the distinctive nature of something. 3) a person in a novel, play, or film. 4) a part played by an actor. 5) a printed or written letter or symbol. 6) strength and originality in… …   English terms dictionary

  • characterless — adjective see character I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • characterless — See character. * * * …   Universalium

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