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personate

verb

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to pretend to be (what one is not) in appearance or behavior
  • likes to personate the man of the world, but he's still the small-town hick that he always was

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The first known use of personate was in 1591

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“Personate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/personate. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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