Persona - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- (Jungian psychology) a personal facade that one presents to the world (syn: image)
His public persona is that of a strong, determined leader, but in private life he's very insecure.
The band takes on a whole new persona when they perform live.
From time to time he takes on a new persona.
Joel has a cheerful public persona but in private he's different.
...the actor's private life had long been occulted by a contrived public persona...
Byron lives on not only in his poetry, but also in his creation of the 'Byronic hero' - the persona of a brooding melancholy young man
plural: personas or personae