Synonyms for (verb) personify

Synonyms: personate, personify

Definition: attribute human qualities to something

Usage: The Greeks personated their gods ridiculous

Similar words: impute, ascribe, assign, attribute

Definition: attribute or credit to

Usage: We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare; People impute great cleverness to cats


Synonyms: personify, embody, be

Definition: represent, as of a character on stage

Usage: Derek Jacobi was Hamlet

Similar words: typify, symbolise, symbolize, stand for, represent

Definition: express indirectly by an image, form, or model; be a symbol

Usage: What does the Statue of Liberty symbolize?


Synonyms: personify, body

Definition: invest with or as with a body; give body to

Similar words: personify, embody, be

Definition: represent, as of a character on stage

Usage: Derek Jacobi was Hamlet