to pretend to be someone in order to trick people or to entertain them He was caught trying to impersonate a security guard. They do a pretty good job of impersonating Laurel and Hardy.verbjump to other results
NAmE//ɪmˈpərsəˌneɪt//impersonate somebodyVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they impersonate
he / she / it impersonates
past simple impersonated
-ing form impersonating
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NAmE//ɪmˌpərsəˈneɪʃn//noun [countable, uncountable] synonym impression He did a very convincing impersonation of the singer.