Commentary: Syntax Includes: NP1[agent] CHARACTERIZE NP2[theme] as NP3[attribute]
You can characterize his behavior as that of an egotist.
Was the employer justified in characterizing her as an independant contractor?
I am a little surprised to read that she characterized the job as customer service.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
Commentary: Syntax Includes: NP1[attribute] CHARACTERIZE NP2[topic]
What characterizes a Venetian painting?
Hearing actually characterizes our relationship more than seeing or even feeling.
Patience and good humour characterized the voting.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2