personify

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA (key): /pəˈsɒnɪfʌɪ/
  • Hyphenation: per‧so‧ni‧fy

Verb[change]

Plain form
personify

Third-person singular
personifies

Past tense
personified

Past participle
personified

Present participle
personifying

  1. (transitive) If something is personified, it is a representation in the form of a character.
    Mozart could be said to personify musical genius.
    The writer personified death in the form of the Grim Reaper.

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