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impersonate

verb act a part, act out, act the part of, ape, assume a character, copy, double for, dress as, enact, hominem imitari, imitate, masquerade as, mime, mimic, mirror, parrot, partes hominis agere, pass for, personate, personify, portray, pose as, pretend to be, represent, reppesent oneself to be, take the part of
Associated concepts: fraud, impersonation of a governmennal officer
See also: assume, copy, feign, imitate, mock, pretend, simulate

personate

or

impersonate

to assume the identity of another person with intent to deceive.
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Last year fans of the Maggie May singer were fooled by fake T-shirts that featured a photo of Scottish Rod Stewart impersonator Bob Wyper.
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I wonder if Psy will stop wearing dark glasses to make it difficult for the impersonator - or is all publicity good publicity?
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Dave said that, although there was a "healthy rivalry" between the impersonators, they were not in competition with each other.
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Impersonator - Impersonator is a command line utility that will allow IT professionals to run applications / commands while impersonating to a different user, the uniqueness of Impersonator is that it allows IT professionals to encrypt that user password.