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personate

(of the corollas of certain flowers) having two lips in the form of a face
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To prove the crime of Falsely Personating An Officer, the State must prove the following [two] [three] elements beyond a reasonable doubt:
Whether or not Dekker was directly or intentionally personating Jonson in this play is, of course, impossible to prove.
CODE [section] 13 A-6-65(a)(1) (statutory commentary) ("This subsection includes the offense of carnal knowledge of a married woman by falsely personating her husband ...
If this were the only will concerned in the performance, the phenomenon would be humbug pure and simple, and the minds tapped telepathically in it would play an entirely passive role--that is, the telepathic data would be fished out by the personating will, not forced upon it by desires to communicate, acting externally to itself, (pp.
Audiences became captivated by the dialogue between the inner self and its external representation and the possibility of "personating." (57) The villain-dissembler-- the wolf in sheep's clothing--fascinates the moral imagination at this time.
The designated person or issuer who makes payments pursuant to the assignment of accepted proceeds, in line with verifying the signature of the person signing instead of the beneficiary and also approving the representation of the personating instead of the beneficiary is like the payment made to the beneficiary and will require him to compensate.
Personating the puritanical New England conscience, she is rigorous, unyielding, demanding, ever critical--"essentially all moral pressure," as Strether says (278).
For an effective overview of disguise's varied uses in Renaissance drama, see Susan Baker, "Personating Persons: Rethinking Shakespearean Disguises," Shakespeare Quarterly 43, no.
Concluding by enjoining the amateur actress to 'be no longer desirous of personating the afflicted parent on the stage but [to] go home and be the good mother in your nursery and at your family fire-side', it was in the public theatres that Knox urged dramatic enthusiasts to spend their time, reminding them, as he did, that 'the pleasure and improvement to be derived from the drama may be obtained without the trouble and expense of supporting and supplying a private theatre'.
(9.) Increase Mather's Cases of Conscience Concerning Evil Spirits Personating Men documents the shifting attitude toward evidentiary standards of guilt and innocence in the wake of the witch trials, as Mather grappled with the problem of unreliable evidence.
Many have received emails urging them to boycott the registration and therefore also the vote in a bid to prevent massive voter personating.