Part of speech:
A bishop of highest rank in a province or country.
An ape or monkey. Ther term simian is no longer used in scientific contexts.
A primate belonging to the family Pongidae, which includes the chimpanzee, bonobo, gorilla, and orangutan. Orangutans are arboreal whereas the other three species are terrestrial or semiarboreal. Anthropoid apes move in trees mainly by arm-swinging and on the ground by quadrupedal walking in which the upper body weight is borne on the knuckles.
To imitate the appearance, voice, or manner of; mimic:
Either of two African apes of the genus Pan, having black hair, a bare face, somewhat arboreal habits, and a high degree of intelligence.
Any of a family (Hylobatidae) of small, slender, long-armed, tree-dwelling anthropoid apes of India, S China, and the East Indies
A very agile black gibbon (Symphalangus syndactylus) of the Malay Peninsula and Sumatra
To admit of being copied:
The definition of a monkey is a mammal belonging to the order Primates or a person with mischievous or child-like behavior.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Any of the prehistoric people who lived in caves; cave man
A unit of cavalry, armored vehicles, or artillery in a European army, corresponding to a platoon in the US Army.
Emulate is defined as to copy or imitate.
To ridicule by imitation; mimic.
Mirror is defined as to reflect or imitate.
To ridicule, or to make ludicrous by grotesque representation in action or in language.
Mock is to tease someone or make someone the object of scorn, or to mimic or imitate someone to get laughs or to insult the person.
To make a parody of something.
To make a travesty of; parody or ridicule.
A person who imitates or mimics another's behavior, actions, ideas, etc.
A nocturnal lemur (Daubentonia madagascariensis) native to the rainforests of eastern and northwestern Madagascar, having prominent ears, a long bushy tail, a thin elongated middle finger, and rodentlike teeth.
Any of various small- to medium-sized African monkeys primarily of the tribe Cercopithecini, being chiefly arboreal and having long hind legs, a long tail, and often a brightly colored face.
Any of various terrestrial monkeys of the genus Semnopithecus of southern Asia, having a gray body and a black face.
Any of a genus (Presbytis) of lanky, long-tailed monkeys of Southeast Asia, with bushy eyebrows and a chin tuft
(Slang) A brutish person; a boor.
Imitate is defined as to copy or use something as a model.
To copy or imitate closely, especially in speech, expression, and gesture:
Any of certain highly developed primates, esp. the chimpanzee, gorilla, orangutan, and gibbon: in some classification systems, any of a suborder (Anthropoidea) of primates
A brownish-yellow macaque (Macaca mulatta) of India, often kept in zoos and used extensively in biological and medical research
Any of various New World passerine birds (family Mimidae), esp. a species (Mimus polyglottos) of the U.S. noted for its song and its ability to imitate the calls of many other birds
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