Impersonation


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Impersonation

Patroclus
wore the armor of Achilles against the Trojans to encourage the disheartened Greeks. [Gk. Lit.: Iliad]
Prisoner of Zenda, The
Englishman impersonating his distant relative King Rudolf is crowned in his stead. [Br. Lit.: The Prisoner of Zenda]
Schicci, Gianni
dressed to resemble the dying testator in order to dictate a fraudulent will. [Ital. Hist. and Opera: Gianni Schicci in Collier’s]
Tichborne case
claimant to the Tichborne baronetcy impersonated the missing heir; proved a perjuror and imprisoned. [Br. Hist.: Brewer Dictionary, 898]
Zeus
assumes the appearance of her husband Amphitryon in order to seduce Alcmene. [Fr. Drama: Moliere Amphitryon]
References in classic literature ?
In her habits, she was a living impersonation of order, method, and exactness.
It was not that he had lost his good looks, or his old bearing of a gentleman - for that he had not - but the thing that struck me most, was, that with the evidences of his native superiority still upon him, he should submit himself to that crawling impersonation of meanness, Uriah Heep.
It is an immense help in any little temporary impersonation.
Then there were the bromide powders which she had made up, and her clever male impersonations, as Dorcas recounted them to us.
We are now surprised that today the suspect is being charged with impersonation,' Omogeni said.
Devadoss Reddy of M/s Shriram Enterprises, his wife Bhanumathi and his late son Vinoth Kumar of Vallur village in Chennai are accused of cheating, impersonation, forgery and selling of vacant lands, according to the ED's official statement.
Impersonation of a police officer is a (https://leginfo.
The accused: James Abel, 30, Loveth John, 24 and Sunday Jeremiah, 23, are facing a four-count-charge of impersonation, stealing, obtaining under false pretext and threat to life.
An Embu elder, jailed last week for three years for impersonation, joins a growing list of impostors who have infiltrated the legal profession posing as advocates.
Online impersonation can be prosecuted as either a class A misdemeanor or a felony; if a felony, it can carry a penalty of up to 10 years in prison and a $10,000 fine.
Impersonation attacks, which rely on duping recipients into wiring the attacker money or highly monetisable data, rose almost 50% quarter over quarter in Q3 2017, Mimecast has said.
organisations very vulnerable to these often hard to detect impersonation