In Aristotelianism, artistic portrayal not as literal copying but as representation of the essential nature of something
Close resemblance, in color, form, or behavior, of one organism to another or to some object in its environment, as of some insects to the leaves or twigs of plants: it serves to disguise or conceal an organism from a predator or prey
Someone or something previously mentioned or described:
To depict in or as in a caricature
To represent an action or object through gesture, without the use of sound.
(Now Rare) To represent in the form of a person; personify; embody
(Radio) To receive a transmission successfully.
Travesty is defined as to ridicule or make a parody of something.
To make a parody of something.
In an insincere or pretending manner:
Imitate is defined as to copy or use something as a model.
To imitate derisively or comically; parody
Find another word for aping. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for aping, like: imitation, mimicry, same, caricaturing, miming, impersonating, copying, travestying, parodying, mocking and imitating.