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noun impersonation pronunciation in American English /ɪmˌpɜrs(ə)nˈeɪʃ(ə)n/
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singularimpersonation
pluralimpersonations
  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] the act of impersonating someone in order to make people laugh

    Bill does a great impersonation of the President.

  2. 2
    [uncountable] the act of pretending to be someone else in order to trick people

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