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With “no-good dirty Commies” decommissioned since the 1990s, screenwriters and studio executives tried their best to find convincing personifications of pure evil that would not perpetuate noxious stereotypes or hoary cliches.While Hollywood looked for perfect villains, they were hiding in plain sight|Ann Hornaday|January 15, 2021|Washington Post
Blues with a country beat, the fusion of black and white, had found its personification in Elvis.
Throughout Fault in Our Stars, Gus is the personification of strength and confidence.Ranking the Saddest Scenes in ‘The Fault in Our Stars’|Kevin Fallon|June 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1968, Ted Nugent was a lightning rod, a personification of transformational freedom.
Quell is a feral creature; a personification of the Freudian id.Why Joaquin Phoenix, Who Wows in ‘Her,’ Is the Greatest Actor Alive|Marlow Stern|December 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Loud, overbearing, and unseemly, he is the very personification of the human id in a mock turtleneck and gold chain.‘Ray Donovan’: Is the Liev Schreiber–Led Showtime Drama The Next ‘Sopranos’?|Jace Lacob|June 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Chaucer probably found this name precisely where he found his personification of Pity, viz.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
I had at first thought it might be "rumorous eyes;" but the personification would then be wanting.
Cyrano, who put to flight one hundred men, could not be expected to fear a person, much less a personification.Cyrano de Bergerac|Edmond Rostand
Then she moved away to the music, an exquisite figure, the personification of all that was alluring in her sex.The Double Four|E. Phillips Oppenheim
While some are held up as models of virtue, others may be regarded as the very personification of evil.Charles Duran|The Author of The Waldos