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character reference

Definitions

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  • n. A statement, concerning the character of a person, furnished for someone applying for a post

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a formal recommendation by a former employer to a potential future employer describing the person's qualifications and dependability

Etymologies

character + reference (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • "I do not imagine the Barries have given you a glowing character reference with which to dazzle a future employer."

    Ungrateful Governess

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