Definitions for personageˈpɜr sə nɪdʒ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

per•son•ageˈpɜr sə nɪdʒ(n.)

  1. a person of distinction or importance.

  2. any person.

  3. a character in a play, story, etc.

    Category: Literature

Origin of personage:

1425–75; late ME: body or image (statue, portrait) of a person < OF. See person , -age

Princeton's WordNet

  1. personage(noun)

    another word for person; a person not meriting identification

    "a strange personage appeared at the door"

  2. important person, influential person, personage(noun)

    a person whose actions and opinions strongly influence the course of events


  1. personage(Noun)

    A famous or important person.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Personage(noun)

    form, appearance, or belongings of a person; the external appearance, stature, figure, air, and the like, of a person

  2. Personage(noun)

    character assumed or represented

  3. Personage(noun)

    a notable or distinguished person; a conspicious or peculiar character; as, an illustrious personage; a comely personage of stature tall


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