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Another word for imitate

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Verb
  1. To copy (the manner or expression of another), especially in an exaggerated or mocking way

    See also:

    same

  2. To copy (another) slavishly

    See also:

    same

  3. To make a copy of

    See also:

    same

Another word for imitate

Synonym Study

  • Ape implies close imitation either in mimicry or in servile emulation she aped the fashions of the court ladies
  • Mock implies imitation with the intent to deride or affront he mocked the teacher's gesture of rebuke
  • Mimic suggests close imitation, often in fun or ridicule to mimic the speech peculiarities of another
  • Copy implies as nearly exact imitation or reproduction as is possible to copy a painting
  • Imitate 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