History Characters / Divergent

16th Nov '16 2:01:24 PM Discar
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%% * AManIsNotAVirgin: Averted.
15th Nov '16 9:24:17 PM captainpat
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%% * WomanInBlack: Once she became part of Dauntless.

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%% * WomanInBlack: Once she became part of Dauntless.



%% * WomanInBlack: Justified since it's Dauntless's uniform.

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%% * WomanInBlack: Justified since it's Dauntless's uniform.
6th Nov '16 10:18:41 AM Anddrix
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* GeniusBrusier: Physically imposing and his fighting skills are notable as his identity as Four

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%% * GeniusBrusier: GeniusBruiser: Physically imposing and his fighting skills are notable as his identity as Four
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* Weak,butSkilled: Physically weaker than most of her fellow Dauntless, she learns to make up for her lack of strength with her intelligence and strategy. [[spoiler: Although in the 1st movie, she gets beat both times by Peter and Molly rather than beating Molly, but learns later during the "Capture The Flag scene" which boosts her position and barely passing the physical stage.]]

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* Weak,butSkilled: WeakButSkilled: Physically weaker than most of her fellow Dauntless, she learns to make up for her lack of strength with her intelligence and strategy. [[spoiler: Although in the 1st movie, she gets beat both times by Peter and Molly rather than beating Molly, but learns later during the "Capture The Flag scene" which boosts her position and barely passing the physical stage.]]



* TogetherInDeath: [[spoiler:With Marlene]].
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Tomboy to Marlene's Girly Girl

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%% * TogetherInDeath: [[spoiler:With Marlene]].
%% * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Tomboy to Marlene's Girly Girl



* AuthorityEqualsAsskicking
* AxCrazy
* BloodKnight

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%% * AuthorityEqualsAsskicking
%% * AxCrazy
%% * BloodKnight



* EvilGenius

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%% * EvilGenius



* {{Jerkass}}

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%% * {{Jerkass}}



* ObviouslyEvil
* RedOniBlueOni: Red to Tobias's Blue.
* TheRival: He and Four have this vibe.
* SadistTeacher

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%% * ObviouslyEvil
%% * RedOniBlueOni: Red to Tobias's Blue.
%% * TheRival: He and Four have this vibe.
%% * SadistTeacher



* YouWouldntShootMe: He taunts Four with this. [[spoiler:Four actually ''[[SubvertedTrope does]]'' shoot him]].

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%% * YouWouldntShootMe: He taunts Four with this. [[spoiler:Four actually ''[[SubvertedTrope does]]'' shoot him]].



* TheLancer: To Tris, but by the third book he sort of ascends to a secondary [[TheHero hero]] role.
* AManIsNotAVirgin: Averted.

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%% * TheLancer: To Tris, but by the third book he sort of ascends to a secondary [[TheHero hero]] role.
%% * AManIsNotAVirgin: Averted.



* RedOniBlueOni: Blue to Tris's Red. To Eric's red as well.
* TheRival: He and Eric have this vibe.

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%% * RedOniBlueOni: Blue to Tris's Red. To Eric's red as well.
%% * TheRival: He and Eric have this vibe.



* TookALevelInBadass: [[TheSpartanWay Dauntless initiation]] will do that to [[spoiler:someone born in Abnegation]].

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%% * TookALevelInBadass: [[TheSpartanWay Dauntless initiation]] will do that to [[spoiler:someone born in Abnegation]].



* ActionGirl: Being Dauntless.

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%% * ActionGirl: Being Dauntless.



* AloofDarkHairedGirl: She's very detached and distant to people most of the time.
* CoolBigSis: Veers towards this in some of her interactions with Tris; is ''very much'' this to Four during his initiation in ''The Transfer.'' [[spoiler: This might be because she has a dead younger brother. Or at least thinks he's dead.]]

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%% * AloofDarkHairedGirl: She's very detached and distant to people most of the time.
%% * CoolBigSis: Veers towards this in some of her interactions with Tris; is ''very much'' this to Four during his initiation in ''The Transfer.'' [[spoiler: This might be because she has a dead younger brother. Or at least thinks he's dead.]]



* RoaringRampageOfRevenge: In ''Insurgent'', [[spoiler: after learning of her brother's (presumed) death]].

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%% * RoaringRampageOfRevenge: In ''Insurgent'', [[spoiler: after learning of her brother's (presumed) death]].



* WomanInBlack: Justified since it's Dauntless's uniform.

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%% * WomanInBlack: Justified since it's Dauntless's uniform.



* FaceHeelTurn: [[spoiler:Subverted - was really working as a spy for the loyalists]]

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%% * FaceHeelTurn: [[spoiler:Subverted - was really working as a spy for the loyalists]]



* BigBad: [[spoiler:Of ''Divergent'' and ''Insurgent'' only.]]

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%% * BigBad: [[spoiler:Of ''Divergent'' and ''Insurgent'' only.]]



* DiscOneFinalBoss: [[spoiler:Is murdered by Tori at the end of ''Insurgent'', before [[BiggerBad The Bureau]] makes its entrance in ''Allegiant'']].
* EvilGenius: She has the highest tested IQ in all of the Erudite faction, and she's not a nice person.

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* DiscOneFinalBoss: [[spoiler:Is murdered by Tori at the end of ''Insurgent'', before [[BiggerBad [[GreaterScopeVillain The Bureau]] makes its entrance in ''Allegiant'']].
%% * EvilGenius: She has the highest tested IQ in all of the Erudite faction, and she's not a nice person.



* GrayEyes: Described as being a watery, steely silver color.
* ImpaledPalm: [[spoiler:Courtesy of Tris towards the end of ''Divergent'']].

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%% * GrayEyes: Described as being a watery, steely silver color.
%% * ImpaledPalm: [[spoiler:Courtesy of Tris towards the end of ''Divergent'']].



* VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler:After her final failed attempt to get around divergence]].

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%% * VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler:After her final failed attempt to get around divergence]].



* CoolBigSis: More or less becomes this to Tobias in Book 3.

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%% * CoolBigSis: More or less becomes this to Tobias in Book 3.



* TheSmartGuy: In Book 3, after making peace with Tris.
* SpockSpeak: Goes into this sometimes.

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%% * TheSmartGuy: In Book 3, after making peace with Tris.
%% * SpockSpeak: Goes into this sometimes.



* AbusiveParent: To Tobias. He was abusive to Evelyn, as well.
* DirtyCoward: Despite being Abnegation, regularly fails to show it when he's put to the test.
* DrunkWithPower: When it comes down to it, this is really all he wants.
* EnemyMine: With Tris.

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%% * AbusiveParent: To Tobias. He was abusive to Evelyn, as well.
%% * DirtyCoward: Despite being Abnegation, regularly fails to show it when he's put to the test.
%% * DrunkWithPower: When it comes down to it, this is really all he wants.
%% * EnemyMine: With Tris.



* TyrantTakesTheHelm: Thinks he does for the Allegiant, but Johanna proves she's the real leader.

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%% * TyrantTakesTheHelm: Thinks he does for the Allegiant, but Johanna proves she's the real leader.



* BigBadEnsemble: [[spoiler:With David, in ''Allegiant'']].

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%% * BigBadEnsemble: [[spoiler:With David, in ''Allegiant'']].



* ParentsAsPeople: Yes, she is, even moreso than Marcus since the latter actually puts up the pretense of "caring" for Four (abusively, that is).

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%% * ParentsAsPeople: Yes, she is, even moreso than Marcus since the latter actually puts up the pretense of "caring" for Four (abusively, that is).



* CynicismCatalyst: Losing an eye will do that to you.
* TheDragon: Seems to be this to Evelyn.

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%% * CynicismCatalyst: Losing an eye will do that to you.
%% * TheDragon: Seems to be this to Evelyn.



* SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome: [[spoiler:He's dead in the first several pages of ''Allegiant'' in a brawl between the Allegiant and the factionless]].
* TookALevelInJerkass: In Divergent, he seems like a skilled fighter but otherwise average kid. When she runs into him again in Insurgent, he's noticeably darker - to the point that Myra has left him.

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%% * SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome: [[spoiler:He's dead in the first several pages of ''Allegiant'' in a brawl between the Allegiant and the factionless]].
%% * TookALevelInJerkass: In Divergent, ''Divergent'', he seems like a skilled fighter but otherwise average kid. When she runs into him again in Insurgent, ''Insurgent'', he's noticeably darker - to the point that Myra has left him.



* DomesticAbuse: [[spoiler: Says she knew Tobias was telling the truth about his father because she experienced it herself]].
* GoodScarsEvilScars: Subverted. While her scar is obvious, ugly by most standards, and even impedes her speech, both Tobias and Tris say it somehow makes her more beautiful and strong.
* OddFriendship: She is the representative of the faction that values ''peace''. Marcus is, well, ''Marcus.''

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%% * DomesticAbuse: [[spoiler: Says she knew Tobias was telling the truth about his father because she experienced it herself]].
herself]].
* GoodScarsEvilScars: Subverted. While her scar is obvious, ugly by most standards, and even impedes her speech, both Tobias and Tris say it somehow makes her more beautiful and strong.
%% * OddFriendship: She is the representative of the faction that values ''peace''. Marcus is, well, ''Marcus.''



* BigBad[=/=]BigGood: Clearly the BigBad in Allegiant's narrative, but the organization sees itself as the BigGood.

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%% * BigBad[=/=]BigGood: Clearly the BigBad in Allegiant's narrative, but the organization sees itself as the BigGood.



* WalkingSpoiler

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%% * WalkingSpoiler



* AmnesiacsAreInnocent: Becomes this. [[spoiler: When Tobias tries to strangle him, Cara and Evelyn have to stop him and explain this to him]].
* BigBadEnsemble: [[spoiler: With Evelyn, in ''Allegiant''.]]

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%% * AmnesiacsAreInnocent: Becomes this. [[spoiler: When Tobias tries to strangle him, Cara and Evelyn have to stop him and explain this to him]].
%% * BigBadEnsemble: [[spoiler: With Evelyn, in ''Allegiant''.]]



* WalkingSpoiler: Notice how many tropes are hidden? That's because [[spoiler: his characterization just suddenly flips over in the third act of ''Allegiant''.]]

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%% * WalkingSpoiler: Notice how many tropes are hidden? That's because [[spoiler: his characterization just suddenly flips over in the third act of ''Allegiant''.]]



* WouldHitAGirl: [[spoiler:Would kill a girl, actually]].

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%% * WouldHitAGirl: [[spoiler:Would kill a girl, actually]].



* BettyAndVeronica: While Tris is no weak girl, Nita is clearly the Veronica against Tris' Betty between Four's Archie, in the brief time that the trio get entangled in an ImaginaryLoveTriangle.
* DefeatMeansFriendship: [[spoiler:After her failed rebellion, she gets imprisoned, but is freed so she can work together with Tris and the others to stop David from releasing the memory serum]].

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%% * BettyAndVeronica: While Tris is no weak girl, Nita is clearly the Veronica against Tris' Betty between Four's Archie, in the brief time that the trio get entangled in an ImaginaryLoveTriangle.
%% * DefeatMeansFriendship: [[spoiler:After her failed rebellion, she gets imprisoned, but is freed so she can work together with Tris and the others to stop David from releasing the memory serum]].



* TheSmartGuy: Acts as one for Tris's group alongside Cara. He's an expert on serums and genetics.

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%% * TheSmartGuy: Acts as one for Tris's group alongside Cara. He's an expert on serums and genetics.



* BadAss
** BadassGay: He admits having had a crush on [[spoiler:Tobias]], and is in a relationship with [[spoiler:George]].

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%% * BadAss
**
BadassGay: He admits having had a crush on [[spoiler:Tobias]], and is in a relationship with [[spoiler:George]].



* BackFromTheDead: The faction members of [[spoiler:Dauntless]] mention [[spoiler:never having seen the body]] to begin with.
* BreakTheCutie: In terms of personality; with respect to occupation, it's more BreakTheScientist. Either way, [[spoiler:he]] does not take [[spoiler:finding out his sister is dead]] very well.
* ChekhovsGunman: Suddenly [[spoiler:Tori's RoaringRampageOfRevenge]] is a lot more relevant than personal. No wonder [[spoiler:he]] kept being mentioned.
* WalkingSpoiler

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%% * BackFromTheDead: The faction members of [[spoiler:Dauntless]] mention [[spoiler:never having seen the body]] to begin with.
%% * BreakTheCutie: In terms of personality; with respect to occupation, it's more BreakTheScientist. Either way, [[spoiler:he]] does not take [[spoiler:finding out his sister is dead]] very well.
%% * ChekhovsGunman: Suddenly [[spoiler:Tori's RoaringRampageOfRevenge]] is a lot more relevant than personal. No wonder [[spoiler:he]] kept being mentioned.
%% * WalkingSpoiler
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* ACupAngst: Though she's modestly endowed in the film.
* ActionGirl: Becomes full-fledged after joining Dauntless.

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%% * ACupAngst: Though she's modestly endowed in the film.
%% * ActionGirl: Becomes full-fledged after joining Dauntless.



%% * {{Badass}}
* BattleCouple: With Four/Tobias
* BewareTheNiceOnes: The Dauntless initially dismiss her as a simple Stiff. But she's a force to be reckoned with when you push her too far, [[spoiler: as Molly finds out the hard way]].
* BirdsOfAFeather: With Four.
* CelibateHeroine: Intimacy is one of her fears.
* CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass

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%% * {{Badass}}
* BattleCouple: With Four/Tobias
%% * BewareTheNiceOnes: The Dauntless initially dismiss her as a simple Stiff. But she's a force to be reckoned with when you push her too far, [[spoiler: as Molly finds out the hard way]].
%% * BirdsOfAFeather: With Four.
%% * CelibateHeroine: Intimacy is one of her fears.
%% * CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass



* [[spoiler: TheHeroDies: In ''Allegiant''.]]

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%% * [[spoiler: TheHeroDies: In [[spoiler:In ''Allegiant''.]]



* ImportantHaircut: [[spoiler: In ''Insurgent'']].

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%% * ImportantHaircut: [[spoiler: In ''Insurgent'']].



* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Has certainly become more jaded over the course of the novels. But she still has a kind heart and good intentions.

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%% * JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Has certainly become more jaded over the course of the novels. But she still has a kind heart and good intentions.



* RedOniBlueOni: Red to Tobias's Blue. Ditto to her brother Caleb.
* SherlockScan: While nowhere near the almost superhuman level that this trope is often used, Tris is much more perceptive than average.
* ShesGotLegs: Which is lampshaded ''a lot'' in TheMovie.

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%% * RedOniBlueOni: Red to Tobias's Blue. Ditto to her brother Caleb.
%% * SherlockScan: While nowhere near the almost superhuman level that this trope is often used, Tris is much more perceptive than average.
%% * ShesGotLegs: Which is lampshaded ''a lot'' in TheMovie.



* StatuesqueStunner: Portrayed by the 5'8 Creator/ShaileneWoodley in the film.
* TattooAsCharacterType: Basic symbol; gets birds on her collarbone.
* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Gives an ''epic'' one to [[spoiler:David]] in Allegiant.
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Tomboy to Christina's Girly Girl

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%% * StatuesqueStunner: Portrayed by the 5'8 Creator/ShaileneWoodley in the film.
%% * TattooAsCharacterType: Basic symbol; gets birds on her collarbone.
%% * TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Gives an ''epic'' one to [[spoiler:David]] in Allegiant.
%% * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Tomboy to Christina's Girly Girl



* ViolentlyProtectiveGirlfriend: Especially against Marcus.

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%% * ViolentlyProtectiveGirlfriend: Especially against Marcus.



* TheAtoner: Clearly ''tries'' to be this in Allegiant.
* [[spoiler: DeathEqualsRedemption: Subverted. Tries to do this but Tris doesn't believe it to be the right motivation and takes his place.]]
* FaceHeelTurn: [[spoiler:As a part of Erudite. He later turns around to the good side again.]]

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%% * TheAtoner: Clearly ''tries'' to be this in Allegiant.
%% * [[spoiler: DeathEqualsRedemption: Subverted.[[spoiler:Subverted. Tries to do this but Tris doesn't believe it to be the right motivation and takes his place.]]
%% * FaceHeelTurn: [[spoiler:As a part of Erudite. He later turns around to the good side again.]]



* PurelyAestheticGlasses: His vision is fine. [[spoiler: He wears glasses to look more Erudite.]]
** SmartPeopleWearGlasses
* RedOniBlueOni: Blue to Tris's Red.
* WelcomeBackTraitor: [[spoiler: Tris and Tobias get him out of his Factionless-sanctioned execution at high personal cost.]]

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* PurelyAestheticGlasses: His vision is fine. [[spoiler: He [[spoiler:He wears glasses to look more Erudite.Erudite]].
%% * RedOniBlueOni: Blue to Tris's Red.
%% * SmartPeopleWearGlasses
%% * WelcomeBackTraitor: [[spoiler:Tris and Tobias get him out of his Factionless-sanctioned execution at high personal cost.
]]
** SmartPeopleWearGlasses
* RedOniBlueOni: Blue to Tris's Red.
* WelcomeBackTraitor: [[spoiler: Tris and Tobias get him out of his Factionless-sanctioned execution at high personal cost.]]



* HappilyMarried: [[spoiler:In order to get together, both left their original faction, Natalie against her superior's orders.]]
* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Both of them pull one.]]
* MamaBear: Natalie.
* TheMole: [[spoiler:Natalie Prior, who was from the outside all along.]]
* MoralityPet: Andrew, for Tris, if only briefly.
* NotSoSmallRole: [[spoiler:Natalie Prior, despite her death in book 1 after only a few appearances.]]
* RetiredBadass: [[spoiler:May or may not be subverted by Natalie Prior.]]
* SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:Both of Tris's parents]].

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%% * HappilyMarried: [[spoiler:In order to get together, both left their original faction, Natalie against her superior's orders.]]
%% * HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Both of them pull one.]]
%% * MamaBear: Natalie.
%% * TheMole: [[spoiler:Natalie Prior, who was from the outside all along.]]
%% * MoralityPet: Andrew, for Tris, if only briefly.
%% * NotSoSmallRole: [[spoiler:Natalie Prior, despite her death in book 1 after only a few appearances.]]
%% * RetiredBadass: [[spoiler:May or may not be subverted by Natalie Prior.]]
%% * SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:Both of Tris's parents]].



* IdentityAmnesia: [[spoiler:Willingly underwent this and became part of the Chicago experiment.]]
* WalkingSpoiler

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%% * IdentityAmnesia: [[spoiler:Willingly underwent this and became part of the Chicago experiment.]]
%% * WalkingSpoiler



* ActionGirl: She's Dauntless, after all.
* AFriendInNeed: She's always there for Tris, and later [[spoiler:Uriah, then Tobias]].

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%% * ActionGirl: She's Dauntless, after all.
%% * AFriendInNeed: She's always there for Tris, and later [[spoiler:Uriah, then Tobias]].



* BrutalHonesty: As a result of her Candor upbringing.

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%% * BrutalHonesty: As a result of her Candor upbringing.



* CynicismCatalyst: [[spoiler:The death of Will, for her.]]

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%% * CynicismCatalyst: [[spoiler:The death of Will, for her.]]



* JustFriends: With Uriah.
* TheLancer: Acts as a secondary one to Tris, next to Tobias. [[spoiler:But it can be argued that at the end of ''Allegiant'' she is this to Tobias]].

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%% * JustFriends: With Uriah.
%% * TheLancer: Acts as a secondary one to Tris, next to Tobias. [[spoiler:But it can be argued that at the end of ''Allegiant'' she is this to Tobias]].



* RecklessSidekick: Christina to Tris.
* SmashSisters: With Tris.
* ThisIsUnforgivable: [[spoiler:Her initial reaction to hearing Tris shot Will.]]
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Girly-girl to Tris's Tomboy.
* WomanInBlack: Once she became part of Dauntless.

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%% * RecklessSidekick: Christina to Tris.
%% * SmashSisters: With Tris.
%% * ThisIsUnforgivable: [[spoiler:Her initial reaction to hearing Tris shot Will.]]
%% * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Girly-girl to Tris's Tomboy.
%% * WomanInBlack: Once she became part of Dauntless.



* {{Expy}}: Al bears a lot of similarities to [[Literature/HarryPotter Neville Longbottom]].

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%% * {{Expy}}: Al bears a lot of similarities to [[Literature/HarryPotter Neville Longbottom]].



* StalkerWithACrush: Well, sort of. He only revealed his attraction to Tris late in the game.

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%% * StalkerWithACrush: Well, sort of. He only revealed his attraction to Tris late in the game.



* BeingEvilSucks: In the third book.

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%% * BeingEvilSucks: In the third book.



* BlatantLies: "I'm not... murderous!"

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%% * BlatantLies: "I'm not... murderous!"



* {{Expy}}: Pretty similar to [[Literature/HarryPotter Draco Malfoy]] and [[Literature/TheHungerGames Clove]].

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%% * {{Expy}}: Pretty similar to [[Literature/HarryPotter Draco Malfoy]] and [[Literature/TheHungerGames Clove]].



* GreenEyedMonster: Both literally and figuratively.

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%% * GreenEyedMonster: Both literally and figuratively.



* HeelRealization: [[spoiler:In ''Allegiant'', realizes how disgusting he is and is driven to restart his life via mindwipe.]]

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%% * HeelRealization: [[spoiler:In ''Allegiant'', realizes how disgusting he is and is driven to restart his life via mindwipe.]]



* KickTheDog: Peter ''lives'' to kick dogs. His GreenEyedMonster driven actions are just the highlights.
* ManipulativeBastard: [[spoiler: He is responsible for Al's death.]]
* PetTheDog: Peter giving Tris the time after she's been told she would be executed.

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%% * KickTheDog: Peter ''lives'' lives to kick dogs. His GreenEyedMonster driven actions are just the highlights.
%% * ManipulativeBastard: [[spoiler: He is responsible for Al's death.]]
%% * PetTheDog: Peter giving Tris the time after she's been told she would be executed.



* WildCard: In Insurgent.

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%% * WildCard: In Insurgent.



* {{Adorkable}}: Especially when Christina describes his attempts at flirting.

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%% * {{Adorkable}}: Especially when Christina describes his attempts at flirting.



* TheAlcoholic: Zeke knows Uriah to be this.
* AmbiguouslyBrown: Confirmed by WordOfGod to be of Arab descent.

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%% * TheAlcoholic: Zeke knows Uriah to be this.
%% * AmbiguouslyBrown: Confirmed by WordOfGod to be of Arab descent.



* DeadpanSnarker: As Christina says, normal conversation is nearly impossible with him.
* JustFriends: With Christina.

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%% * DeadpanSnarker: As Christina says, normal conversation is nearly impossible with him.
%% * JustFriends: With Christina.



* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Girly girl to Lynn's Tomboy

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%% * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Girly girl to Lynn's Tomboy



* {{Badass}}: Becomes a [[spoiler:HeartbrokenBadass]] at the end of the series.
* BattleCouple: With Tris.

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* {{Badass}}: Becomes a [[spoiler:HeartbrokenBadass]] at the end of the series.
%% * BattleCouple: With Tris.
3rd Nov '16 10:30:56 AM FourTris89
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* BattleCouple: With Four/Tobias


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* BattleCouple: With Tris.


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* GeniusBrusier: Physically imposing and his fighting skills are notable as his identity as Four
3rd Nov '16 10:16:16 AM FourTris89
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* Weak,butSkilled: Physically weaker than most of her fellow Dauntless, she learns to make up for her lack of strength with her intelligence and strategy. [[spoiler: Although in the 1st movie, she gets beat both times by Peter and Molly rather than beating Molly, but learns later during the "Capture The Flag scene" which boosts her position and barely passing the physical stage.]]
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%% * ACupAngst: Though she's modestly endowed in the film.
%% * ActionGirl: Becomes full-fledged after joining Dauntless.

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%% * ACupAngst: Though she's modestly endowed in the film.
%% * ActionGirl: Becomes full-fledged after joining Dauntless.



%% * BewareTheNiceOnes: The Dauntless initially dismiss her as a simple Stiff. But she's a force to be reckoned with when you push her too far, [[spoiler: as Molly finds out the hard way]].
%% * BirdsOfAFeather: With Four.
%% * CelibateHeroine: Intimacy is one of her fears.
%% * CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass

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%% * BewareTheNiceOnes: The Dauntless initially dismiss her as a simple Stiff. But she's a force to be reckoned with when you push her too far, [[spoiler: as Molly finds out the hard way]].
%% * BirdsOfAFeather: With Four.
%% * CelibateHeroine: Intimacy is one of her fears.
%% * CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass



%% * TheHeroDies: [[spoiler:In ''Allegiant''.]]

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%% * [[spoiler: TheHeroDies: [[spoiler:In In ''Allegiant''.]]



%% * ImportantHaircut: [[spoiler: In ''Insurgent'']].

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%% * ImportantHaircut: [[spoiler: In ''Insurgent'']].



%% * JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Has certainly become more jaded over the course of the novels. But she still has a kind heart and good intentions.

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%% * JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Has certainly become more jaded over the course of the novels. But she still has a kind heart and good intentions.



%% * RedOniBlueOni: Red to Tobias's Blue. Ditto to her brother Caleb.
%% * SherlockScan: While nowhere near the almost superhuman level that this trope is often used, Tris is much more perceptive than average.
%% * ShesGotLegs: Which is lampshaded ''a lot'' in TheMovie.

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%% * RedOniBlueOni: Red to Tobias's Blue. Ditto to her brother Caleb.
%% * SherlockScan: While nowhere near the almost superhuman level that this trope is often used, Tris is much more perceptive than average.
%% * ShesGotLegs: Which is lampshaded ''a lot'' in TheMovie.



%% * StatuesqueStunner: Portrayed by the 5'8 Creator/ShaileneWoodley in the film.
%% * TattooAsCharacterType: Basic symbol; gets birds on her collarbone.
%% * TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Gives an ''epic'' one to [[spoiler:David]] in Allegiant.
%% * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Tomboy to Christina's Girly Girl

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%% * StatuesqueStunner: Portrayed by the 5'8 Creator/ShaileneWoodley in the film.
%% * TattooAsCharacterType: Basic symbol; gets birds on her collarbone.
%% * TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Gives an ''epic'' one to [[spoiler:David]] in Allegiant.
%% * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Tomboy to Christina's Girly Girl



%% * ViolentlyProtectiveGirlfriend: Especially against Marcus.
%% * WaifFu

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%% * ViolentlyProtectiveGirlfriend: Especially against Marcus.
%% * WaifFuWaifFu: She is very slender, often described as one of the smallest in her class in ''Divergent''. Does NOT stop her from kicking every kind of ass.



%% * TheAtoner: Clearly ''tries'' to be this in Allegiant.
%% * DeathEqualsRedemption: [[spoiler:Subverted. Tries to do this but Tris doesn't believe it to be the right motivation and takes his place.]]
%% * FaceHeelTurn: [[spoiler:As a part of Erudite. He later turns around to the good side again.]]

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%% * TheAtoner: Clearly ''tries'' to be this in Allegiant.
%% * [[spoiler: DeathEqualsRedemption: [[spoiler:Subverted.Subverted. Tries to do this but Tris doesn't believe it to be the right motivation and takes his place.]]
%% * FaceHeelTurn: [[spoiler:As a part of Erudite. He later turns around to the good side again.]]



* PurelyAestheticGlasses: His vision is fine. He wears glasses to look more Erudite.
%% * RedOniBlueOni: Blue to Tris's Red.
%% * SmartPeopleWearGlasses:
%% * WelcomeBackTraitor: [[Tris and Tobias get him out of his Factionless-sanctioned execution at high personal cost.]]

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* PurelyAestheticGlasses: His vision is fine. [[spoiler: He wears glasses to look more Erudite.
%% * RedOniBlueOni: Blue to Tris's Red.
%% * SmartPeopleWearGlasses:
%% * WelcomeBackTraitor: [[Tris and Tobias get him out of his Factionless-sanctioned execution at high personal cost.
Erudite.]]
** SmartPeopleWearGlasses
* RedOniBlueOni: Blue to Tris's Red.
* WelcomeBackTraitor: [[spoiler: Tris and Tobias get him out of his Factionless-sanctioned execution at high personal cost.]]



%% * HappilyMarried: [[spoiler:In order to get together, both left their original faction, Natalie against her superior's orders.]]
%% * HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Both of them pull one.]]
%% * MamaBear: Natalie.
%% * TheMole: [[spoiler:Natalie Prior, who was from the outside all along.]]
%% * MoralityPet: Andrew, for Tris, if only briefly.
%% * NotSoSmallRole: [[spoiler:Natalie Prior, despite her death in book 1 after only a few appearances.]]
%% * RetiredBadass: [[spoiler:May or may not be subverted by Natalie Prior.]]
%% * SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:Both of Tris's parents]].

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%% * HappilyMarried: [[spoiler:In order to get together, both left their original faction, Natalie against her superior's orders.]]
%% * HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Both of them pull one.]]
%% * MamaBear: Natalie.
%% * TheMole: [[spoiler:Natalie Prior, who was from the outside all along.]]
%% * MoralityPet: Andrew, for Tris, if only briefly.
%% * NotSoSmallRole: [[spoiler:Natalie Prior, despite her death in book 1 after only a few appearances.]]
%% * RetiredBadass: [[spoiler:May or may not be subverted by Natalie Prior.]]
%% * SacrificialLion: [[spoiler:Both of Tris's parents]].



%% * IdentityAmnesia: [[spoiler:Willingly underwent this and became part of the Chicago experiment.]]
%% * WalkingSpoiler

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%% * IdentityAmnesia: [[spoiler:Willingly underwent this and became part of the Chicago experiment.]]
%% * WalkingSpoiler



%% * ActionGirl: She's Dauntless, after all.
%% * AFriendInNeed: She's always there for Tris, and later [[spoiler:Uriah, then Tobias]].

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%% * ActionGirl: She's Dauntless, after all.
%% * AFriendInNeed: She's always there for Tris, and later [[spoiler:Uriah, then Tobias]].



%% * BrutalHonesty: As a result of her Candor upbringing.

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%% * BrutalHonesty: As a result of her Candor upbringing.



%% * CynicismCatalyst: [[spoiler:The death of Will, for her.]]

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%% * CynicismCatalyst: [[spoiler:The death of Will, for her.]]



%% * JustFriends: With Uriah.
%% * TheLancer: Acts as a secondary one to Tris, next to Tobias. [[spoiler:But it can be argued that at the end of ''Allegiant'' she is this to Tobias]].

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%% * JustFriends: With Uriah.
%% * TheLancer: Acts as a secondary one to Tris, next to Tobias. [[spoiler:But it can be argued that at the end of ''Allegiant'' she is this to Tobias]].



%% * RecklessSidekick: Christina to Tris.
%% * SmashSisters: With Tris.
%% * ThisIsUnforgivable: [[spoiler:Her initial reaction to hearing Tris shot Will.]]
%% * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Girly-girl to Tris's Tomboy.
%% * WomanInBlack: Once she became part of Dauntless.

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%% * RecklessSidekick: Christina to Tris.
%% * SmashSisters: With Tris.
%% * ThisIsUnforgivable: [[spoiler:Her initial reaction to hearing Tris shot Will.]]
%% * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Girly-girl to Tris's Tomboy.
%% * WomanInBlack: Once she became part of Dauntless.



%% * {{Expy}}: Al bears a lot of similarities to [[Literature/HarryPotter Neville Longbottom]].

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%% * {{Expy}}: Al bears a lot of similarities to [[Literature/HarryPotter Neville Longbottom]].



%% * StalkerWithACrush: Well, sort of. He only revealed his attraction to Tris late in the game.

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%% * StalkerWithACrush: Well, sort of. He only revealed his attraction to Tris late in the game.



%% * BeingEvilSucks: In the third book.

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%% * BeingEvilSucks: In the third book.



%% * BlatantLies: "I'm not... murderous!"

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%% * BlatantLies: "I'm not... murderous!"



%% * {{Expy}}: Pretty similar to [[Literature/HarryPotter Draco Malfoy]] and [[Literature/TheHungerGames Clove]].

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%% * {{Expy}}: Pretty similar to [[Literature/HarryPotter Draco Malfoy]] and [[Literature/TheHungerGames Clove]].



%% * GreenEyedMonster: Both literally and figuratively.

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%% * GreenEyedMonster: Both literally and figuratively.



%% * HeelRealization: [[spoiler:In ''Allegiant'', realizes how disgusting he is and is driven to restart his life via mindwipe.]]

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%% * HeelRealization: [[spoiler:In ''Allegiant'', realizes how disgusting he is and is driven to restart his life via mindwipe.]]



%% * KickTheDog: Peter lives to kick dogs. His GreenEyedMonster driven actions are just the highlights.
%% * ManipulativeBastard: [[spoiler: He is responsible for Al's death.]]
%% * PetTheDog: Peter giving Tris the time after she's been told she would be executed.

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%% * KickTheDog: Peter lives ''lives'' to kick dogs. His GreenEyedMonster driven actions are just the highlights.
%% * ManipulativeBastard: [[spoiler: He is responsible for Al's death.]]
%% * PetTheDog: Peter giving Tris the time after she's been told she would be executed.



%% * WildCard: In Insurgent.

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%% * WildCard: In Insurgent.



%% * {{Adorkable}}: Especially when Christina describes his attempts at flirting.

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%% * {{Adorkable}}: Especially when Christina describes his attempts at flirting.



%% * TheAlcoholic: Zeke knows Uriah to be this.
%% * AmbiguouslyBrown: Confirmed by WordOfGod to be of Arab descent.

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%% * TheAlcoholic: Zeke knows Uriah to be this.
%% * AmbiguouslyBrown: Confirmed by WordOfGod to be of Arab descent.



%% * DeadpanSnarker: As Christina says, normal conversation is nearly impossible with him.
%% * JustFriends: With Christina.

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%% * DeadpanSnarker: As Christina says, normal conversation is nearly impossible with him.
%% * JustFriends: With Christina.



%% * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Girly girl to Lynn's Tomboy

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%% * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Girly girl to Lynn's Tomboy



%% * TogetherInDeath: [[spoiler:With Marlene]].
%% * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Tomboy to Marlene's Girly Girl

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%% * TogetherInDeath: [[spoiler:With Marlene]].
%% * TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Tomboy to Marlene's Girly Girl



%% * AuthorityEqualsAsskicking
%% * AxCrazy
%% * BloodKnight

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%% * AuthorityEqualsAsskicking
%% * AxCrazy
%% * BloodKnight



%% * EvilGenius

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%% * EvilGenius



%% * {{Jerkass}}

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%% * {{Jerkass}}



%% * ObviouslyEvil
%% * RedOniBlueOni: Red to Tobias's Blue.
%% * TheRival: He and Four have this vibe.
%% * SadistTeacher

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%% * ObviouslyEvil
%% * RedOniBlueOni: Red to Tobias's Blue.
%% * TheRival: He and Four have this vibe.
%% * SadistTeacher



%% * YouWouldntShootMe: He taunts Four with this. [[spoiler:Four actually ''[[SubvertedTrope does]]'' shoot him]].

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%% * YouWouldntShootMe: He taunts Four with this. [[spoiler:Four actually ''[[SubvertedTrope does]]'' shoot him]].



%% * {{Badass}}: Becomes a [[spoiler:HeartbrokenBadass]] at the end of the series.

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%% * {{Badass}}: Becomes a [[spoiler:HeartbrokenBadass]] at the end of the series.



%% * TheLancer: To Tris, but by the third book he sort of ascends to a secondary [[TheHero hero]] role.
%% * AManIsNotAVirgin: Averted.
* MeaningfulRename: He decided to call himself Four because [[spoiler:he only has four fears in the fear landscape. His original name was Tobias, but as he was abused by his father that's also one reason he wanted to abandon that identity]].
%% * RedOniBlueOni: Blue to Tris's Red. Eric too.
%% * TheRival: He and Eric have this vibe.

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%% * TheLancer: To Tris, but by the third book he sort of ascends to a secondary [[TheHero hero]] role.
%% * AManIsNotAVirgin: Averted.
* MeaningfulRename: He decided to call himself Four because [[spoiler:he only has four fears in the fear landscape.landscape, which is notable as most people have at least ten. His original name was Tobias, but as he was abused by his father that's also one reason he wanted to abandon that identity]].
%% * RedOniBlueOni: Blue to Tris's Red. Eric too.
%%
To Eric's red as well.
* TheRival: He and Eric have this vibe.



%% * TookALevelInBadass: [[TheSpartanWay Dauntless initiation]] will do that to [[spoiler:someone born in Abnegation]].

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%% * TookALevelInBadass: [[TheSpartanWay Dauntless initiation]] will do that to [[spoiler:someone born in Abnegation]].



%% * ActionGirl: Being Dauntless.

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%% * ActionGirl: Being Dauntless.



%% * AloofDarkHairedGirl: She's very detached and distant to people most of the time.
%% * CoolBigSis: Veers towards this in some of her interactions with Tris; is ''very much'' this to Four during his initiation in ''The Transfer.'' [[spoiler: This might be because she has a dead younger brother. Or at least thinks he's dead.]]

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%% * AloofDarkHairedGirl: She's very detached and distant to people most of the time.
%% * CoolBigSis: Veers towards this in some of her interactions with Tris; is ''very much'' this to Four during his initiation in ''The Transfer.'' [[spoiler: This might be because she has a dead younger brother. Or at least thinks he's dead.]]



%% * RoaringRampageOfRevenge: In ''Insurgent''.

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%% * RoaringRampageOfRevenge: In ''Insurgent''.''Insurgent'', [[spoiler: after learning of her brother's (presumed) death]].



%% * WomanInBlack: Justified since it's Dauntless's uniform.

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%% * WomanInBlack: Justified since it's Dauntless's uniform.



%% * FaceHeelTurn: [[spoiler:Subverted - was really working as a spy for the loyalists]]

!!Shauna

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%% * FaceHeelTurn: [[spoiler:Subverted - was really working as a spy for the loyalists]]

loyalists]]

!!Shauna



%% * BigBad: [[spoiler:Of ''Divergent'' and ''Insurgent'' only.]]

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%% * BigBad: [[spoiler:Of ''Divergent'' and ''Insurgent'' only.]]



%% * EvilGenius: She has the highest tested IQ in all of the Erudite faction, and she's not a nice person.

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%% * EvilGenius: She has the highest tested IQ in all of the Erudite faction, and she's not a nice person.



%% * GrayEyes: Described as being a watery, steely silver color.
%% * ImpaledPalm: [[spoiler:Courtesy of Tris towards the end of ''Divergent'']].

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%% * GrayEyes: Described as being a watery, steely silver color.
%% * ImpaledPalm: [[spoiler:Courtesy of Tris towards the end of ''Divergent'']].



%% * VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler:After her final failed attempt to get around divergence]].

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%% * VillainousBreakdown: [[spoiler:After her final failed attempt to get around divergence]].



%% * CoolBigSis: More or less becomes this to Tobias in Book 3.

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%% * CoolBigSis: More or less becomes this to Tobias in Book 3.



%% * TheSmartGuy: In Book 3, after making peace with Tris.
%% * SpockSpeak: Goes into this sometimes.

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%% * TheSmartGuy: In Book 3, after making peace with Tris.
%% * SpockSpeak: Goes into this sometimes.



%% * AbusiveParent: To Tobias. He was abusive to Evelyn, as well.
%% * DirtyCoward: Despite being Abnegation, regularly fails to show it when he's put to the test.
%% * DrunkWithPower: When it comes down to it, this is really all he wants.
%% * EnemyMine: With Tris.

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%% * AbusiveParent: To Tobias. He was abusive to Evelyn, as well.
%% * DirtyCoward: Despite being Abnegation, regularly fails to show it when he's put to the test.
%% * DrunkWithPower: When it comes down to it, this is really all he wants.
%% * EnemyMine: With Tris.



%% * TyrantTakesTheHelm: Thinks he does for the Allegiant, but Johanna proves she's the real leader.

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%% * TyrantTakesTheHelm: Thinks he does for the Allegiant, but Johanna proves she's the real leader.



%% * BigBadEnsemble: [[spoiler:With David, in ''Allegiant'']].

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%% * BigBadEnsemble: [[spoiler:With David, in ''Allegiant'']].



%% * ParentsAsPeople: Yes, she is, even moreso than Marcus since the latter actually puts up the pretense of "caring" for Four (abusively, that is).

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%% * ParentsAsPeople: Yes, she is, even moreso than Marcus since the latter actually puts up the pretense of "caring" for Four (abusively, that is).



%% * TheDragon: Seems to be this to Evelyn.

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%% * CynicismCatalyst: Losing an eye will do that to you.
* TheDragon: Seems to be this to Evelyn.



%% * SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome: [[spoiler:He's dead in the first several pages of ''Allegiant'' in a brawl between the Allegiant and the factionless]].
%% * TookALevelInJerkass: In Divergent, he seems like a skilled fighter but otherwise average kid. When she runs into him again in Insurgent, he's noticeably darker - to the point that Myra has left him.

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%% * SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome: [[spoiler:He's dead in the first several pages of ''Allegiant'' in a brawl between the Allegiant and the factionless]].
%% * TookALevelInJerkass: In Divergent, he seems like a skilled fighter but otherwise average kid. When she runs into him again in Insurgent, he's noticeably darker - to the point that Myra has left him.



%% * DomesticAbuse: [[spoiler: Says she knew Tobias was telling the truth about his father because she experienced it herself]].

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%% * DomesticAbuse: [[spoiler: Says she knew Tobias was telling the truth about his father because she experienced it herself]].



%% * OddFriendship: She is the representative of the faction that values ''peace''. Marcus is, well, ''Marcus.''

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%% * OddFriendship: She is the representative of the faction that values ''peace''. Marcus is, well, ''Marcus.''



%% * BigBad[=/=]BigGood: Clearly the BigBad in Allegiant's narrative, but the organization sees itself as the BigGood.

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%% * BigBad[=/=]BigGood: Clearly the BigBad in Allegiant's narrative, but the organization sees itself as the BigGood.



%% * WalkingSpoiler

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%% * WalkingSpoiler



%% * AmnesiacsAreInnocent: Becomes this. [[spoiler: When Tobias tries to strangle him, Cara and Evelyn have to stop him and explain this to him]].
%% * BigBadEnsemble: [[spoiler: With Evelyn, in ''Allegiant''.]]

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%% * AmnesiacsAreInnocent: Becomes this. [[spoiler: When Tobias tries to strangle him, Cara and Evelyn have to stop him and explain this to him]].
%% * BigBadEnsemble: [[spoiler: With Evelyn, in ''Allegiant''.]]



%% * WalkingSpoiler: Notice how many tropes are hidden? That's because [[spoiler: his characterization just suddenly flips over in the third act of ''Allegiant''.]]

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%% * WalkingSpoiler: Notice how many tropes are hidden? That's because [[spoiler: his characterization just suddenly flips over in the third act of ''Allegiant''.]]



%% * WouldHitAGirl: [[spoiler:Would kill a girl, actually]].

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%% * WouldHitAGirl: [[spoiler:Would kill a girl, actually]].



%% * BettyAndVeronica: While Tris is no weak girl, Nita is clearly the Veronica against Tris' Betty between Four's Archie, in the brief time that the trio get entangled in an ImaginaryLoveTriangle.
%% * DefeatMeansFriendship: [[spoiler:After her failed rebellion, she gets imprisoned, but is freed so she can work together with Tris and the others to stop David from releasing the memory serum]].

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%% * BettyAndVeronica: While Tris is no weak girl, Nita is clearly the Veronica against Tris' Betty between Four's Archie, in the brief time that the trio get entangled in an ImaginaryLoveTriangle.
%% * DefeatMeansFriendship: [[spoiler:After her failed rebellion, she gets imprisoned, but is freed so she can work together with Tris and the others to stop David from releasing the memory serum]].



%% * TheSmartGuy: Acts as one for Tris's group alongside Cara. He's an expert on serums and genetics.

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%% * TheSmartGuy: Acts as one for Tris's group alongside Cara. He's an expert on serums and genetics.



%% * BadAss
%% * BadassGay: He admits having had a crush on [[spoiler:Tobias]], and is in a relationship with [[spoiler:George]].

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%% * BadAss
%% * ** BadassGay: He admits having had a crush on [[spoiler:Tobias]], and is in a relationship with [[spoiler:George]].



%% * BackFromTheDead: The faction members of [[spoiler:Dauntless]] mention [[spoiler:never having seen the body]] to begin with.
%% * BreakTheCutie: In terms of personality; with respect to occupation, it's more BreakTheScientist. Either way, [[spoiler:he]] does not take [[spoiler:finding out his sister is dead]] very well.
%% * ChekhovsGunman: Suddenly [[spoiler:Tori's RoaringRampageOfRevenge]] is a lot more relevant than personal. No wonder [[spoiler:he]] kept being mentioned.
%% * WalkingSpoiler

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%% * BackFromTheDead: The faction members of [[spoiler:Dauntless]] mention [[spoiler:never having seen the body]] to begin with.
%% * BreakTheCutie: In terms of personality; with respect to occupation, it's more BreakTheScientist. Either way, [[spoiler:he]] does not take [[spoiler:finding out his sister is dead]] very well.
%% * ChekhovsGunman: Suddenly [[spoiler:Tori's RoaringRampageOfRevenge]] is a lot more relevant than personal. No wonder [[spoiler:he]] kept being mentioned.
%% * WalkingSpoiler
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* CleopatraNose: Described as having a long, thin nose which makes her face and other features "interesting".
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%% * BlondGuysAreEvil: In the film.
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