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Synonyms for impersonate
ɪmˈpɜr səˌneɪtim·per·son·ate

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  1. impersonateverb

    To manifest in corporeal form, or in one's own person or body.


  2. impersonateverb


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. impersonate

    act, enact, represent

    detect, unmask, expose

Princeton's WordNet

  1. impersonate, portrayverb

    assume or act the character of

    "She impersonates Madonna"; "The actor portrays an elderly, lonely man"

    present, personate, depict, portray, pose, limn

  2. impersonateverb

    represent another person with comic intentions

    personate, portray, pose

  3. pose, impersonate, personateverb

    pretend to be someone you are not; sometimes with fraudulent intentions

    "She posed as the Czar's daughter"

    personify, put, portray, stick, dumbfound, beat, set, pose, stupefy, place, gravel, lay, mystify, perplex, bewilder, nonplus, puzzle, posture, sit, get, present, amaze, model, position, personate, baffle, vex, flummox

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. impersonateverb

    personate, imitate, ape, mimic, mock, take off

  2. impersonateverb

    incarnate, invest with personality

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. impersonateverb

    personate, personify

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "impersonate":

    supplant, outdo, imitate

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  1. James Andrew Miller:

    Obama was probably one of the most difficult presidents for' SNL' because he was difficult to impersonate and there wasn't a lot of drama going on in the White House, biden promises to probably be the same, so that's a challenge.

  2. Le Drian:

    You can't impersonate me, if you do then you go to prison, they were pretty convincing and sadly there were victims. They did a good job of imitating my voice.

  3. Siddharth Astir:

    Greatness is when people impersonate rather than outperform you!!!!

  4. Democratic Party:

    Rick Scott is doing Rick Scott best to impersonate Latin American dictators who have overthrown Democracies in Venezuela and Cuba, the Governor is using The Governor position to consolidate power by cutting at the very core of our Democracy.

  5. Katherine Mansfield:

    Would you not like to try all sorts of lives -- one is so very small -- but that is the satisfaction of writing -- one can impersonate so many people.

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