—v.t. 1. to assume the character or appearance of; pretend to be: He was arrested for impersonating a police officer. 2. to mimic the voice, mannerisms, etc., of (a person) in order to entertain.
3. to act or play the part of; personate.
4. Archaic.to represent in personal or bodily form; personify; typify.
—adj. embodied in a person; invested with personality.