implies close imitation either in mimicry or in servile emulation she aped the fashions of the court ladies
implies imitation with the intent to deride or affront he mocked the teacher's gesture of rebuke
suggests close imitation, often in fun or ridicule to mimic the speech peculiarities of another
implies as nearly exact imitation or reproduction as is possible to copy a painting
implies the following of something as an example or model but does not necessarily connote exact correspondence with the original the child imitates her father's mannerisms
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Ilyin tried to imitate Rostov in everything and adored him as a girl might have done.
Then I would imitate the acts of cutting the slices and buttering them.
He excited the admiration of the youth of Germany, and it was soon the fashion among the petty princes to imitate his methods of government.
The most perfect cases, however, are exhibited by those species which imitate ants.
In other words, the artificial temperature should increase by day and decrease by night, should rise in summer and fall in winter, should, in short, imitate as nearly as possible the varying influence of the sun.