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personify
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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  • The lamp beat upon his face, and so intent was it and so still that it might have been that of a clear-cut classical statue, a personification of alertness and expectation.

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as in: She personifies wisdom. Define
to be a perfect example of
as in: a cartoon with personified bears Define
to attribute human characteristics to objects, plants, or animals
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