Ape synonyms

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An ape or monkey. Ther term simian is no longer used in scientific contexts.
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A bishop of highest rank in a province or country.
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Dated form of orangutan.
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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.
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An ape of the family Hominidae, having a mostly hairless face, hands with complex fingerprints, and flat fingernails. Includes the gorilla and chimpanzee (subfamily Homininae), and orangutan (subfamily Ponginae). Usage may vary to either include or exclude humans (members of Homininae subfamily).
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A big and brutish man or a thug; a goon or ruffian.
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Either of two African apes of the genus Pan, having black hair, a bare face, somewhat arboreal habits, and a high degree of intelligence.
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An arboreal anthropoid ape genus Pongo consisting of two species, Pongo pygmaeus of Borneo and Pongo abelii of Sumatra, having a shaggy reddish-brown coat, very long arms, and no tail.
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Any of a family (Hylobatidae) of small, slender, long-armed, tree-dwelling anthropoid apes of India, S China, and the East Indies
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A very agile black gibbon (Symphalangus syndactylus) of the Malay Peninsula and Sumatra
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Imitate is defined as to copy or use something as a model.
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To admit of being copied:
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To copy or imitate closely, especially in speech, expression, and gesture:
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To imitate the appearance, voice, or manner of; mimic:
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The definition of a monkey is a mammal belonging to the order Primates or a person with mischievous or child-like behavior.
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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.
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Any of certain highly developed primates, esp. the chimpanzee, gorilla, orangutan, and gibbon: in some classification systems, any of a suborder (Anthropoidea) of primates
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(Archaic) Any large ape, especially a chimpanzee or orangutan.
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The quality of being shrewd.
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Any of the prehistoric people who lived in caves; cave man
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A unit of cavalry, armored vehicles, or artillery in a European army, corresponding to a platoon in the US Army.
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Emulate is defined as to copy or imitate.
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To ridicule by imitation; mimic.
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Mirror is defined as to reflect or imitate.
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To repeat (exactly what has just been said) without necessarily showing understanding, in the manner of a parrot.
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To ridicule, or to make ludicrous by grotesque representation in action or in language.
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To represent someone in an exaggerated or distorted manner.
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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.
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To make a parody of something.
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To make a travesty of; parody or ridicule.
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(Obsolete or UK dialectal) Together.
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A person who imitates or mimics another's behavior, actions, ideas, etc.
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One who imitates or apes another.
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A person or thing that emulates.
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Someone who apes something
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A taxonomic order within the superorder Laurasiatheria — the bats.
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A taxonomic order within the superorder Euarchontoglires — the hares, rabbits and pikas.
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A taxonomic order within the superorder Euarchontoglires — the rodents.
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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.
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One who, or that which, echoes or repeats something back.
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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.
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(Zoology) A reddish-brown colobus monkey from Abyssinia
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Any of various terrestrial monkeys of the genus Semnopithecus of southern Asia, having a gray body and a black face.
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Any of a genus (Presbytis) of lanky, long-tailed monkeys of Southeast Asia, with bushy eyebrows and a chin tuft
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(Dated) A tame parrot
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(Slang) A brutish person; a boor.
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A small Asian monkey, Presbytis entellus, having bristly hairs on the crown and the sides of the face
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A brownish-yellow macaque (Macaca mulatta) of India, often kept in zoos and used extensively in biological and medical research
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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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