Verb(1) invest with or as with a body; give body to(2) represent, as of a character on stage(3) attribute human qualities to something
(1) Like literary writers, nineteenth-century scientists sometimes created characters to embody or personify challenging ideas.(2) The longer I sat there, the more he seemed to personify all that is wretched in the pharmaceutical industry.(3) The two major characters personify nearly every unsavory characteristic inherent in human nature.(4) In their detachment and mobility, these characters personify the movements and uses of capital as they enter speculatively into representations of different cultures.(5) These heroes have served culturally and historically to personify and embody Manifest Destiny, the best of America's imaginary frontier in the flesh.(6) I guess if you were to personify them as a human, they'd be the pretty, fresh faced girl next door.(7) A discussion of agents would be incomplete if we ignored the human tendency to personify machines.(8) In many ways it was simply another reflection of the very human tendency to personify the forces of evil.(9) His characters personify determination and inventiveness.(10) Boxing champions personify and exemplify every important positive quality that it takes to survive in this world.(11) Tan created the characters of Rose, Waverly, June and Lena to personify her own questions and concerns.(12) The trucks seem to personify the pent-up rage that's come to characterise car culture.(13) She has chosen to personify this trait in several characters in ├ö├ç├┐Pride and Prejudice├ö├ç├û although it is hard to find one character who portrays prejudice alone, throughout the novel.(14) Reflecting our multi-faceted natures, each actor broadly personifies an element of her personality.(15) Where nature is usually personified as a woman, and man the destroyer, here the roles are reversed.(16) He was kindness personified in everything he did and he was incapable of uttering an ugly or offensive word.
1. epitomize ::
2. be ::
3. personate ::
4. body ::
1. disembody ::
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