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  Definition of personification
  1. the act of attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas etc.
  2. representing an abstract quality or idea as a person or creature
  3. a person who represents an abstract quality; "she is the personification of optimism"
Similar Words: incarnation, prosopopoeia

 

Hyponyms: embodiment, incarnation, avatar, queen

 

Derivational Morphology: personify, personate, body

 

 
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