Meaning of impersonate
Pronunciation: (v.im-pûr'su-nāt"adj.im-pûr'su-nit, -nāt"), [key]
— v., adj. -at•ed, -at•ing,
- to assume the character or appearance of; pretend to be: He was arrested for impersonating a police officer.
- to mimic the voice, mannerisms, etc., of (a person) in order to entertain.
- to act or play the part of; personate.
- to represent in personal or bodily form; personify; typify.
- embodied in a person; invested with personality.
- impersonate (Thesaurus)