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in characterActing as the character, not as oneself.
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out of characterInconsistent with one's personality, disposition, or usual expected behaviour.
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out of characterNot acting; not "on"; behaving within one's natural personality rather than that of a character in a performance piece.
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out of characterNot in character; not successfully performing within the mindset of a given character in a theatrical performance. See also break character, drop character.
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in your bloodingrained in or fundamental to your character, as if inherited
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beauty is only skin deepWhat matters is a person's character, rather than his/her appearance.
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still waters run deepA person with a calm appearance has, or may have, considerable inner emotion, character, or intellect.
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a man is known by the company he keepsPeople are similar in character to their friends.
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bad eggdisreputable character
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birds of a feather flock togetherPeople of similar character, background, or taste tend to congregate or associate with one another.
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clean upTo become clean, handsome, smart in appearance, e.g. for a special occasion, especially when it is out of character to be seen as such.
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go madUsed to indicate that the second verb represents an action that is out of character.
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level upTo progress to the next level of player character stats and abilities. Often used in role-playing games when the character has aquired enough experience points.
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put someone down asTo assume someone has a particular character from very little information.
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still water runs deepA person with a calm appearance has, or may have, considerable inner emotion, character, or intellect
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that which doesn't kill you makes you strongerUsed to express the sentiment that hardship or difficult experiences build moral character.
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what doesn't kill you makes you strongerUsed to express the sentiment that hardship or difficult experiences build moral character.
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