impersonator

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im·per·son·ate

 (ĭm-pûr′sə-nāt′)
tr.v. im·per·son·at·ed, im·per·son·at·ing, im·per·son·ates
1. To assume the character or appearance of, especially fraudulently: impersonate a police officer.
2. To imitate the appearance, voice, or manner of; mimic: an entertainer who impersonates celebrities.

im·per′son·a′tion n.
im·per′son·a′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.impersonator - someone who (fraudulently) assumes the appearance of anotherimpersonator - someone who (fraudulently) assumes the appearance of another
beguiler, cheater, deceiver, trickster, slicker, cheat - someone who leads you to believe something that is not true
mimic, mimicker - someone who mimics (especially an actor or actress)

impersonator

noun
A performer skilled at copying the manner or expression of another:
Translations

impersonator

[ɪmˈpɜːsəneɪtəʳ] Nimitador(a) m/f

impersonator

[ɪmˈpɜːrsəneɪtər] n
(= entertainer) → imitateur/trice m/f
(fraudulent)personne m qui se fait passer pour une autre
It looks like there has been a hoax call or an impersonator → Cela ressemble à un canular ou à une personne qui s'est fait passer pour une autre.

impersonator

n (Theat) → Imitator(in) m(f)

impersonator

[ɪmˈpɜːsəˌneɪtəʳ] n (gen) (Theatre) → imitatore/trice
References in classic literature ?
One turn follows another--jugglers, acrobats, rubber-jointed wonders, fire-dancers, coon-song artists, singers, players, female impersonators, sentimental soloists, and so forth and so forth.
LARKANA -- As many as 14 cases of impersonators were detected by Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE), Larkana vigilance teams on Saturday in Chemistry paper-I: six cases in Larkana and eight in Dadu district.
LARKANA: As many as 14 cases of impersonators were detected by Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE), Larkana vigilance teams on Saturday in Chemistry paper-I: six cases in Larkana and eight in Dadu district.Annual examinations of SSC Part-I and II are under way in the entire province but the use of unfair means by candidates is still continuing despite provincial education minister's tours and strict warnings to the invigilators, principals and headmasters.
The Chairman NAB has already issued strict directions to intelligence wing of NAB to apprehend impersonators who are illegally using the name of NAB and are involved in looting innocent people.
According to a notice issued out on Wednesday by the Acting Nairobi county secretary Pauline Kahiga, all payments regarding seasonal parking are to pay through the bank in order to avoid impersonators.
Crazy Pedros invited people along to its Parr Street venue to try and help it reclaim the record for 'The Largest Gathering of Beatles Impersonators'.
The video features impersonators of President Trump and Kim Jong Un in a meeting with other world leaders.
On the directions of worthy Chairman NAB Honourable Justice Javed Iqbal to arrest Proclaimed Offenders, Absconders and Impersonators, NAB SUKKUR arrested impersonator Irshad Ali Channa.
ISPR cautions public on receiving calls from army impersonators
Barely five days after joining popular social media platform, he had to send a warning to Nigerians to avoid falling into the traps of his impersonators.
ISLAMABAD -- The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Monday asked the general public to immediately inform the Pakistan Armed Forces on emergency helpline if they received any fake phone calls from army impersonators seeking private information from them.
It said that the impersonators try to seek personal details like CNIC Computerised National Identity Card (CNIC), bank accounts etc on the pretext of census verification etc.