Definition of impersonize in English:

impersonize

Pronunciation /ɪmˈpəːsənʌɪz/ /ɪmˈpəːs(ə)nʌɪz/

verb

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  • To represent or imagine (an immaterial thing or abstract quality) as a person or being; to personify; (also) to be the embodiment or epitome of something.

    Frequently in passive, especially in later use.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Anna Seward (1742–1809), poet and correspondent. Alteration (with suffix substitution) of impersonate, probably after impersonization.