alter ego

alter ego


Definition of ALTER EGO

a person who has a strong liking for and trust in another <over the years the state's other senator became his alter ego as well as his political ally>
Antonyms enemy, foe
something or someone that strongly resembles another <the hero of the novel is clearly the author's alter ego, right down to his receding hairline and middle-aged paunch>

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up alter ego? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).