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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheLittleMermaid1'', as Flounder tells King Triton where he and Ariel have been, he briefly turns into a seagull when he comes to the part when they talk to Scuttle.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheLittleMermaid1'', ''WesternAnimation/{{The Little Mermaid|1989}}'', as Flounder tells King Triton where he and Ariel have been, he briefly turns into a seagull when he comes to the part when they talk to Scuttle.


* In Creator/HBeamPiper's ''Literature/LittleFuzzy'', Little Fuzzy warns Pappy Jack of a damnthing by crouching and holding his hands near his face with fingers pointed out to represent the damnthing's horns. For good measure, he then holds his arm out stiff and makes a barking noise to communicate "shoot it with your rifle, Pappy Jack!" Later, the episode gets discussed as evidence for Fuzzies being sapient.

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* In Creator/HBeamPiper's ''Literature/LittleFuzzy'', Little Fuzzy warns Pappy Jack of a damnthing by crouching and holding his hands near his face with fingers pointed out to represent the damnthing's horns. For good measure, he then holds his arm out stiff and makes a barking noise to communicate "shoot it with your rifle, Pappy Jack!" Later, the episode gets discussed as evidence for Fuzzies being sapient.

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* In ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'', after learning new information on Salem's plan, Cinder decides to prioritize her mission over Neo's revenge. This upsets the mute Neo, who uses her Semblance to take on Ruby's appearance and tell Cinder she doesn't care for the change of plans.
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** In ''WesternAnimation/WabbitTwouble'', Bugs does a mocking impression of Elmer and briefly takes on his portly physique ([[TemporaryBulkChange which Elmer had for this and three other shorts]]). This became the source of [[MemeticMutation the "Big Chungus" meme]].

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** In ''WesternAnimation/WabbitTwouble'', Bugs [[CopycatMockery does a mocking impression of Elmer Elmer]] and briefly takes on his portly physique ([[TemporaryBulkChange which Elmer had for this and three other shorts]]). This became the source of [[MemeticMutation the "Big Chungus" meme]].


* In ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'', as Flounder tells King Triton where he and Ariel have been, he briefly turns into a seagull when he comes to the part when they talk to Scuttle.

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* In ''Disney/TheLittleMermaid'', ''WesternAnimation/TheLittleMermaid1'', as Flounder tells King Triton where he and Ariel have been, he briefly turns into a seagull when he comes to the part when they talk to Scuttle.



* Abu and Iago do this in ''Disney/{{Aladdin}}''.

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* Abu and Iago do this in ''Disney/{{Aladdin}}''.''WesternAnimation/{{Aladdin}}''.



* In ''Disney/CinderellaIIIATwistInTime'', Jaq and Gus do this while explaining to Cinderella that her stepmother stole the Fairy Godmother's magic wand.

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* In ''Disney/CinderellaIIIATwistInTime'', ''WesternAnimation/CinderellaIIIATwistInTime'', Jaq and Gus do this while explaining to Cinderella that her stepmother stole the Fairy Godmother's magic wand.


* In the ''WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants'' episode "The Camping Episode", Squidward gains [=SpongeBob=]'s eyelashes and buck teeth when imitating his AnnoyingLaugh.

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants'' episode "The Camping Episode", Squidward gains [=SpongeBob=]'s eyelashes and buck teeth when imitating his AnnoyingLaugh.laugh.


* [[Creator/{{Terrytoons]] Tom Terrific]] was able to shapeshift into whatever a situation would call for and he'd always have that hair curl and funnel on his head.

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* [[Creator/{{Terrytoons]] [[Creator/{{Terrytoons}} Tom Terrific]] was able to shapeshift into whatever a situation would call for and he'd always have that hair curl and funnel on his head.

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* [[Creator/{{Terrytoons]] Tom Terrific]] was able to shapeshift into whatever a situation would call for and he'd always have that hair curl and funnel on his head.


Compare MetaphoricMetamorphosis, which is when a character morphs into an VisualPun or other imagery to convey a particular emotion or trait.

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Compare MetaphoricMetamorphosis, which is when a character morphs into an a VisualPun or other imagery to convey a particular emotion or trait.



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* In ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaTwilightPrincess'', after the first segment in Hyrule Castle, Midna briefly shapeshifts into screaming images of Ilia and Colin to get Link to help her, as a rather mean-spirited way reminding Link that ItsPersonal for him.

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* In ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaTwilightPrincess'', after the first segment in Hyrule Castle, Midna briefly shapeshifts into screaming images of Ilia and Colin to get Link to help her, as a rather mean-spirited way of reminding Link that ItsPersonal for him.






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** In ''WesternAnimation/WabbitTwouble'', Bugs does a mocking impression of Elmer and briefly takes on his portly physique ([[TemporaryBulkChange which Elmer had for this and three other shorts]]). This because the source of [[MemeticMutation the "Big Chungus" meme]].
* The Warden in ''WesternAnimation/SuperJail'' [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_CKJ4q5Tu4 shapeshifts often]], though only to emphasize his talking points.

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** In ''WesternAnimation/WabbitTwouble'', Bugs does a mocking impression of Elmer and briefly takes on his portly physique ([[TemporaryBulkChange which Elmer had for this and three other shorts]]). This because became the source of [[MemeticMutation the "Big Chungus" meme]].
* The Warden in ''WesternAnimation/SuperJail'' ''WesternAnimation/{{Superjail}}'' [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_CKJ4q5Tu4 shapeshifts often]], though only to emphasize his talking points.


Compare MetaphoricMetamorphosis, which is when a character morphs into an image representing a particular emotion.

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Compare MetaphoricMetamorphosis, which is when a character morphs into an image representing VisualPun or other imagery to convey a particular emotion.emotion or trait.

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Compare MetaphoricMetamorphosis, which is when a character morphs into an image representing a particular emotion.


** In ''WesternAnimation/WabbitTwouble'', Bugs does a mocking impression of Elmer and briefly takes on his portly physique ([[TemporaryBulkChange which Elmer had for this and three other shorts]]).

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** In ''WesternAnimation/WabbitTwouble'', Bugs does a mocking impression of Elmer and briefly takes on his portly physique ([[TemporaryBulkChange which Elmer had for this and three other shorts]]). This because the source of [[MemeticMutation the "Big Chungus" meme]].

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* The Warden in ''WesternAnimation/SuperJail'' [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_CKJ4q5Tu4 shapeshifts often]], though only to emphasize his talking points.

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