Definition of Personates

1. Verb. (third-person singular of personate) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Personates

1. personate [v] - See also: personate

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Personates

personalizations
personalize
personalized
personalizes
personalizing
personall
personally
personalness
personals
personalties
personalty
personas
personas non grata
personated
personates (current term)
personating
personation
personations
personative
personator
personators
personeities
personeity
personhood
personhoods
personifacation
personifacations
personification
personifications

Literary usage of Personates

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Treatise on Criminal Law and Procedure by Thomas Welburn Hughes (1919)
"Man fraudulently personates the woman's husband.—At common law, when a man fraudulently personates a woman's husband and thereby has carnal knowledge of her ..."

2. A Portraiture of Quakerism, Taken from a View of the Moral Education by Thomas Clarkson (1807)
"... first as it personates the characters of others; secondly, as it professes to reform vice. j THE Quakers have many reasons to give, why, as a Society of ..."

3. A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright (1901)
"Robin Good- fellow, a clown who often personates the devil, to scare his neighbours, in the old play of Wily Beguiled, speaks thus of his enterprise: Tush! ..."

4. The Life of Charles Lever by William John Fitzpatrick (1879)
"... to Dublin—Studies medicine—A startling resurrection—personates Mr. Cusack to the class—Pursuit at the hands of the ..."

5. Our Recent Actors: Being Recollections Critical, And, in Many Instances by Westland Marston (1888)
"... the stage—Illustrations of this—His Dramatic Club at the Hay- market—Writer's visit thereto—A reception at the theatre —He personates a taker's man—His ..."

6. The Prema-Sâgara: Or, Ocean of Love by Kavi Lal, Chaturbhuja Miṣra, kavi Lallū Lālu, Frederic Pincott, Edward Backhouse Eastwick (1897)
"Krishna seduces the cowherds from the worship of Indra—He induces them to worship the mountain Gobardhan—He personates that ..."

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