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Huge List of Jobs, Lifestyles, Hobbies and Ideas For Book Characters

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Are you writing a story and looking for ideas on characterization? Here are some excellent ideas for you! This long list is alphabetized and enumerated for your convenience…and because I was bored. By the way, most of these are nouns. If you’d like some personality descriptions (adjectives) check out this list.

1. Achiever
2. Acrobat
3. Active
4. Activist
5. Adolescent
6. Adult
7. Adventurer
8. Angel
9. Apprentice
10. Arborist
11. Aristocrat
12. Armorer
13. Artist
14. Assailant
15. Athlete
16. Ballet Dancer
17. Bandido
18. Barbarian
19. Bartender
20. Baseball Player
21. Beauty
22. Best Friend
23. Bimbo
24. Blackmailer
25. Bohemian
26. Bookworm
27. Bossy
28. Bounty Hunter
29. Brawler
30. Bridesmaid
31. Brooder
32. Buccaneer
33. Businesswoman
34. Busybody
35. Captain
36. Captive
37. Caregiver
38. Caretaker
39. Catch
40. Chancellor
41. Character
42. Charmer
43. Chaser
44. Chauvinist
45. Cheater
46. Chessman
47. Chick
48. Child
49. City Council
50. Clansman
51. Classical Scholar
52. Comedian
53. Commandeer
54. Common Soldier
55. Communicator
56. Companion
57. Confidante
58. Connoisseur
59. Coordinator
60. Countryman
61. Crofter
62. Daydreamer
63. Degenerate
64. Desperado
65. Devil
66. Director
67. Divorcee
68. Dowager
69. Dressmaker
70. Drinker
71. Drug Addict
72. Dwarf
73. Empowered
74. Enemy
75. Enthusiast
76. Escort
77. Fake
78. Fancy Woman
79. Fighter
80. File Clerk
81. Flower Child
82. Fox
83. French
84. Friend
85. Funny
86. Gamekeeper
87. Girl Friday
88. Girl Scout
89. Girlfriend
90. Go-Getter
91. Goldilocks
92. Gorgeous
93. Government Agent
94. Granddaddy
95. Graphologist
96. Groomsman
97. Guardsman
98. Guitar Player
99. Gunrunner
100. Hag
101. Handmaid
102. Hard Worker
103. Harlot
104. Headmaster
105. Headmistress
106. Healer
107. Heartbreaker
108. Heir Apparent
109. Helper
110. Hippie
111. Hitchhiker
112. Homeowner
113. Hooker
114. Hottie
115. House Sitter
116. Houseguest
117. Husband
118. Hypocrite
119. Idealist
120. In-Law
121. Individual
122. Intellectual
123. Interior Designer
124. Interior Secretary
125. Introvert
126. Investigator
127. Jerk
128. Juror
129. Keeper
130. Killer
131. Kindred Spirit
132. Knight
133. Lady
134. Latecomer
135. Laughingstock
136. Law Officer
137. Leader
138. Letter Writer
139. Liege Lord
140. Lieutenant
141. Lieutenant Governor
142. Life Coach
143. Lioness
144. Local Authority
145. Loner
146. Longshoreman
147. Lord
148. Lover
149. Madame
150. Madwoman
151. Maid 0f Honor
152. Male Offspring
153. Mama
154. Manipulator
155. Manservant
156. Marcher
157. Marquess
158. Martyr
159. Master-At-Arms
160. Mathematician
161. Meter Maid
162. Mind Reader
163. Mining Engineer
164. Modernist
165. Mortician
166. Movie Star
167. Murder Suspect
168. Murderer
169. Muscleman
170. Nag
171. Nemesis
172. Newborn Infant
173. Nonconformist
174. Norwegian
175. Nurse
176. Nurturer
177. Object Of Desire
178. Old Lady
179. Old Soul
180. Onlooker
181. Ophthalmologist
182. Opium Addict
183. Orphan
184. Outrider
185. Parliamentarian
186. Partner In Crime
187. Pasha
188. Passenger
189. Patient
190. Patron
191. Peacekeeper
192. Peer Of The Realm
193. People Person
194. Philanthropist
195. Planner
196. Poacher
197. Police Officer
198. Poor Boy
199. Popinjay
200. Practitioner
201. Private Thinker
202. Professor
203. Protector
204. Provider
205. Provoker
206. Puritan
207. Rakehell
208. Ranger
209. Realist
210. Rebel
211. Restauranter
212. Risk-Taker
213. Saint
214. Scapegoat
215. Second Cousin
216. Secretary
217. Seducer
218. Self-Driven
219. Sergent
220. Servant
221. Serving Girl
222. Sex Symbol
223. Siren
224. Sister
225. Skinny
226. Slave Driver
227. Snake Charmer
228. Snoop
229. Snuggler
230. Sorcerer
231. Sorceress
232. South American
233. Stableboy
234. Stud-Muffin
235. Student
236. Supporter
237. Suspect
238. Systems Analyst
239. Taleteller
240. Teacher
241. Teenager
242. Tennis Player
243. Therapist
244. Tigress
245. Tomboy
246. Tomcat
247. Troll
248. TV Reporter
249. Twin
250. Uncle
251. Undertaker
252. Usurper
253. Vegetarian
254. Villain
255. Vixen
256. Warlock
257. Weather Forecaster
258. Weatherman
259. Westerner
260. Wet Nurse
261. Whisperer
262. Wife
263. Wild One
264. Wizard
265. Woodcarver