HyperDic: impersonate

English > 3 senses of the word impersonate:
VERBcreationimpersonate, portrayassume or act the character of
communicationimpersonaterepresent another person with comic intentions
communicationimpersonate, pose, personatepretend to be someone you are not
impersonate > pronunciation
Soundsihmper'sahney.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > impersonate: 3 senses > verb 1, creation
Meaningassume or act the character of.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Example"She impersonates Madonna"
Synonymportray
Categoryperforming artsarts or skills that require public performance
Broaderact, play, representPlay a role or part
Spanishpersonificar, retratar
Catalanpersonificar, retratar
Nounsimpersonationimitating the mannerisms of another person
impersonationpretending to be another person
personaan actor's portrayal of someone in a play
English > impersonate: 3 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningrepresent another person with comic intentions.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Broadermockimitate with mockery and derision
Nounsimpersonationa representation of a person that is exaggerated for comic effect
personaan actor's portrayal of someone in a play
English > impersonate: 3 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaningpretend to be someone you are not; sometimes with fraudulent intentions.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymspose, personate
Narrowermasqueradepretend to be someone or something that you are not
Broaderdeceive, betray, lead astrayCause someone to believe an untruth
Spanishhacerse pasar por
Nounsimpersonationimitating the mannerisms of another person
impersonationpretending to be another person
impersonatorsomeone who (fraudulently) assumes the appearance of another

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