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Parts of a person's character

affectation

noun

something that is not part of your natural personality but that you do or say to impress people

alter ego

noun

a part of someone’s personality that is different from their usual personality and that other people do not usually see

endowment

noun

a good ability or quality that someone has

fault

noun

a bad part of someone’s character

flaw

noun

a fault in someone’s character

foible

noun

a way of thinking or behaving that is unusual and strange or annoying

incarnation

noun

the form or character that a person or thing takes at a particular time

persona

noun

the part of your personality that you deliberately show most people

predisposition

noun

the fact that someone is likely to think or behave in a particular way, or likely to develop a particular medical condition

propensity

noun

a natural tendency to behave in a particular way

quality

noun

a feature of a person’s character, especially when it is a positive one such as honesty, kindness, or a special ability

quirk

noun

a strange or annoying habit

sensitivities

noun

the feelings of someone who may be offended

side

noun

a part of a person’s personality

strain

noun

a particular aspect of someone’s character or feelings

streak

noun

a part of someone’s character, or a type of behaviour that is different from the rest of their character

surface

noun

the aspect of someone’s inner feeling that they show in their behaviour or appearance

tendency

noun

an aspect of your character that you show by behaving in a particular way

trait

noun

a particular quality in someone’s character

a chink in someone’s armour

a weak point where someone can be attacked

someone’s middle name

used for talking about a quality that is very noticeable in someone

someone’s competitive/creative etc juices

the feelings that someone has of wanting to compete, create etc something

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chicken raffle

any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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