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imitate

see definition of imitate
  • verbpretend to be; do an impression of
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Synonyms for imitate

verb pretend to be; do an impression of
  • act like
  • ape
  • assume
  • duplicate
  • echo
  • emulate
  • impersonate
  • mimic
  • mirror
  • mock
  • pretend
  • replicate
  • reproduce
  • resemble
  • simulate
  • Xerox
  • affect
  • borrow
  • burlesque
  • caricature
  • clone
  • copy
  • counterfeit
  • ditto
  • falsify
  • feign
  • follow
  • forge
  • match
  • mime
  • parallel
  • parody
  • personate
  • reduplicate
  • reflect
  • repeat
  • sham
  • spoof
  • travesty
  • be like
  • carbon
  • do like
  • do likewise
  • follow in footsteps
  • follow suit
  • look like
  • model after
  • pattern after
  • play a part
  • put on
  • send up
  • take off

Antonyms for imitate

  • differ
  • tell truth
  • disregard
  • be original
  • clash
  • oppose
  • reverse
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to imitate

adopt

verb. choose or take something as one's own

borrow

verb. adopt from another source; appropriate
  • acquire
  • adopt
  • assume
  • copy
  • filch
  • imitate
  • make one's own
  • obtain
  • pilfer
  • pirate
  • plagiarize
  • simulate
  • steal
  • take
  • use
  • usurp
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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