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clone

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of clone

  1. 1 something that is made to look exactly like something else <the car is a clone under a different brand name—it's even manufactured in the same plant as its cousin> Synonyms carbon, carbon copy, copy, dummy, dupe, duplicate, duplication, facsimile, imitation, mock, reduplication, replica, replication, reproductionRelated Words counterfeit, fake, forgery, knockoff, phony (also phoney), rip-off, rubber stamp, sham; miniature, mock-up, simulation; reconstruction, re-creation; image, likeness, semblance, shadow; impression, imprint, print; approximation, reincarnation, version; extra, reserve, spareAntonyms archetype, original, prototype

  2. 2 something or someone that strongly resembles another <the new television series is a clone of half a dozen police procedurals already on the air> Synonyms alter ego, carbon, carbon copy, image, counterpart, doppelgänger (or doppelganger), double, duplicate, duplication, facsimile, fetch, likeness, look-alike, match, mirror image, picture, replica, ringer, spit, spitting image, twinRelated Words Chinese copy; effigy, portrait, portrayal; companion, fellow, mate; equal, equivalent; analogue (or analog), parallelNear Antonyms antithesis, converse, opposite, reverse




clone

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of clone

  1. to make an exact likeness of <will clone the designer outfit for the ready-to-wear market> Synonyms copy, copycat, duplicate, imitate, reduplicate, render, replicate, reproduceRelated Words counterfeit, fake, forge, knock off, rip off; mimic, simulate; reconstruct, re-createNear Antonyms create, imagine, initiate, inventAntonyms originate




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