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  Words related to imitation

Related / Similar Words: counterfeit, forgery, caricature, impersonation, fake, false, faux, simulated

 

Definition:
  • copying (or trying to copy) the actions of someone else;
  • a copy that is represented as the original;
  • the doctrine that representations of nature or human behavior should be accurate imitations;
  • a representation of a person that is exaggerated for comic effect;
  • not genuine or real; being an imitation of the genuine article; "it isn''t fake anything; it''s real synthetic fur"; "faux pearls"; "false teeth"; "decorated with imitation palm leaves"; "a purse of simulated alligator hide";

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    Hyponyms: emulation, mimicry, fake, sham, postiche, mimesis, mock-heroic, parody, lampoon, spoof, sendup, mockery, takeoff, burlesque, travesty, charade, pasquinade, put-on

     

    Derivational Morphology: imitate, copy, simulate, forge, fake, counterfeit, impersonate, caricature, ape

     

    Anagrams: animation

     

     
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