personify

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/pərˈsɒnɪfaɪ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/pɚˈsɑnəˌfaɪ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(pər sonə fī′)

Inflections of 'personify' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
personifies
v 3rd person singular
personifying
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
personified
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
personified
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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personify [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (typify, embody)personificar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
  encarnar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 That money-grabbing tycoon personifies the ruthless ambition of some executives.
 El magnate tacaño personificaba la ambición sin escrúpulos de algunos ejecutivos.
personify,
personify [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(art, literature: represent as human)personificar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 The Greek goddess Demeter personifies the abundance of the earth.
 La diosa griega Deméter personifica la abundancia de la tierra.
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