Definitions and translations for "personify"

Definition of personify

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1. To be an example of; to have all the attributes of.
Mozart could be said to personify the idea of a musical genius.
2. To create a representation of an abstract quality in the form of a literary character.
The writer personified death in the form of the Grim Reaper.
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English - English - personify

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v. give human qualities to an inhuman object; embody, incarnate, typify

English - Spanish - personify

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v. personificar, desempeñar el papel de, encarnar, hacerse pasar por

English - French - personify

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v. personnifier, incarner

English - German - personify

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v. personifizieren, verkörpern

English - Indonesian - personify

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v. mewujudkan, menjelmakan, mempribadikan, melambangkan

English - Italian - personify

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v. personificare; (fig) impersonare, incarnare

English - Polish - personify

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v. uosabiać, ucieleśniać, personifikować, uosobić, ucieleśnić

English - Portuguese - personify

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v. personificar; representar

English - Romanian - personify

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v. personifica, întruchipa

English - Russian - personify

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г. олицетворять, персонифицировать, воплощать

English - Turkish - personify

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f. kişileştirmek, canlandırmak, karakterize etmek, temsil etmek, canlı örneği olmak

English - Ukrainian - personify

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v. уособлювати, персоніфікувати, втілювати

English - Dutch - personify

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ww. verpersoonlijken

English - Greek - personify

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ρήμ. προσωποποιώ

English - Arabic - personify

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‏جسد، مثل دور، أنس، منحه صفات إنسان‏

English - Chinese - personify

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(动) 赋与...以人性, 使人格化

English - Chinese - personify

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(動) 賦與...以人性, 使人格化

English - Hindi - personify

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v. जिस्मानी रूप होना, आदर्शरूप ग्रहण करना, देहधारी बनाना, मूर्तिमान करना, प्रतीकत्व करना

English - Japanese - personify

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(動) 擬人化する; 具現する; 化身する

English - Korean - personify

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동. 의인화하다; 구체화하다

English - Vietnamese - personify

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v. nhân cách hóa
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Verb forms for personify
Present participle: personifying
Present: personify (3.person: personifies)
Past: personified
Future: will personify
Present conditional: would personify
Present Perfect: have personified (3.person: has personified)
Past Perfect: had personified
Future Perfect: will have personified
Past conditional: would have personified