Meaning of “impersonate” in the English Dictionary

"impersonate" in British English

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impersonateverb [ T ]

uk /ɪmˈpɜː.sən.eɪt/ us /ɪmˈpɝː.sən.eɪt/
impersonation
noun [ C or U ] uk /ɪmˌpɜː.sənˈeɪ.ʃən/ us /ɪmˌpɝː.sənˈeɪ.ʃən/

He does a brilliant impersonation of Charles.

(Definition of “impersonate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"impersonate" in American English

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impersonateverb [ T ]

us /ɪmˈpɜr·səˌneɪt/

to intentionally copy another person’s speech, appearance, or behavior:

to impersonate a movie star
He was charged with impersonating a police officer.

(Definition of “impersonate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)