What is trait?

  • (noun): A distinguishing feature of your personal nature.

Some articles on traits, trait:

Self-enhancement - Constraints - Other Factors
... People are quicker to agree with possessing positive traits and slower to reject having negative traits Modifiability Where a trait or characteristic is seen as unchangeable people are more self-enhancing ...
Multitrait-multimethod Matrix
... Trait-method unit- Each task or test used in measuring a construct is considered a trait-method unit in that the variance contained in the measure is part trait, and part method ... Generally, researchers desire low method specific variance and high trait variance ... Multitrait-multimethod — More than one trait and more than one method must be used to establish (a) discriminant validity and (b) the relative contributions of the ...
Swedish Universities Scales Of Personality - Personality Dimensions
... SSP includes 91 items and yields 13 personality scales Somatic trait anxiety Psychic trait anxiety Stress susceptibility Lack of ascertiveness Impulsiveness Adventure Seeking Detachment Social ...
Trait - Entertainment
... Trait (album), the first and only EP by the industrial rock/metal band Pailhead Trait (role-playing games), a type of role-playing statistic ...
Sooty (gene)
... A horse coat color that has the Sooty trait is characterized by black or darker hairs mixed into a horse's coat, typically concentrated along the topline of ... dorsal" can mimic the dorsal stripe associated with dun horses and is associated with the sooty trait ... Many horses with the sooty trait have a darker mask on the bony parts of the face ...

Famous quotes containing the word trait:

    This is ... a trait no other nation seems to possess in quite the same degree that we do—namely, a feeling of almost childish injury and resentment unless the world as a whole recognizes how innocent we are of anything but the most generous and harmless intentions.
    Eleanor Roosevelt (1884–1962)

    Clemency is the noblest trait which can reveal a true monarch to the world.
    Pierre Corneille (1606–1684)

    I am the family face;
    Flesh perishes, I live on,
    Projecting trait and trace
    Through time to times anon,
    And leaping from place to place
    Over oblivion.
    Thomas Hardy (1840–1928)