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personality inventory Syllabification: per·son·al·i·ty in·ven·to·ry

Definition of personality inventory in English:


A type of questionnaire designed to reveal the respondent’s personality traits.
Example sentences
  • The same group also scored higher than others on the ‘openness’ scale of the five-factor personality inventory.
  • The most commonly used test has been the California personality inventory.
  • The MBTI is a widely used personality inventory with positive evidence of its construct validity.
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