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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]
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Even when, slightly thawing under the influence of sparkling champagne, she related to her son-in-law some passages of domestic interest concerning her papa, she infused into the narrative such Arctic suggestions of her having been an unappreciated blessing to mankind, since her papa's days, and also of that gentleman's having been a frosty impersonation of a frosty race, as struck cold to the very soles of the feet of the hearers.
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. On Thursday night I sent up the card of a powerful writer connected with a powerful paper; if Lord Ernest had known him in the flesh I should have been obliged to confess to a journalistic ruse; luckily he didn't--and I had been sent by my editor to get the interview for next morning.
Online impersonations were 196 while online abuse 158.
Scold Alarm also provides other vocal impersonations to get you up and on your feet, ready to do battle with the world, including a Mafia Capo ("Don't make me mad, okay, I was in a good mood..."), Beach Cop ("Okay, Sleepin' Beauty, time to rise 'n shine..."), Caribbean Pirate ("Still sleepin', are ye?
Known for his intelligent and uproarious impersonations of prominent local personalities, the veteran stand-up comic and satirist Willie Nepomuceno has, over the years, made a killing lampooning such Philippine presidents as Ferdinand Marcos, Fidel Ramos, Joseph Estrada and Benigno Aquino III.
A teen in Southern California was arrested Tuesday for an ambitious series of police officer impersonations, (http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-victorville-arrest-20180307-story.html) the Los Angeles Times reported .
Her "me me me" attitude, ear-piercing loud laugh and overdose of self confidence make her the perfect target for social media impersonations and memes.
You will then be prompted to identify whether the profile in question is using your personal information to impersonate your account, or whether it just belongs to someone else who is not impersonating you.Though the notification process is automated, profiles that are flagged as impersonations are manually reviewed by Facebook's team The feature, which the company began, testing in November 2015, is already live in 75 per cent of the world and Facebook plans to expand its availability in the not so distant future.
Jay-R's notable impersonations were as Bamboo singing "Noypi," and Stevie Wonder singing "I Just Called To Say I Love You."
His topics are a brocade of words: theories of poetic imitation, the reciprocal origins of pentasyllabic verse and of imitation poetry, impersonation and the art of authorship, echoing through the rafters: the afterlife of Jian'an, self-portrait as a sea anemone and other impersonations of Juan Yan, his allusive and illusive journeys, and pathways in obscurity: Jiang Yan and Ruan Ji.