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Origin of personification
Examples from the Web for personification
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
Greenwald is the personification of the paranoid streak in American politics.
Bloomberg gave a briefing as the worst of the storm neared, and he was the personification of reasoned calm.New York City’s Sandy Disaster: A Meteorological 9/11?|Michael Daly|October 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Orpheus calls her the harbinger of Titan, for she is the personification of that light which precedes the appearance of the sun.Roman Antiquities, and Ancient Mythology|Charles K. Dillaway
He was the personification of anti-Nationalism and aggressive democracy.The Life of John Marshall Volume 3 of 4|Albert J. Beveridge
Man's personification of himself, his projection of himself as a living being into external things, was the result of reflection.Myth and Science|Tito Vignoli
Such appears to me to be the genesis of the personification, in the greater number of cases observed by me.Metapsychical Phenomena|J. Maxwell
The Latin is usually more concrete than the English, and especially less bold in the personification of abstract qualities.New Latin Grammar|Charles E. Bennett
1755, noun of action from personify. Sense of "embodiment of a quality in a person" is attested from 1807.