emulate


emulate

verb

Definition of EMULATE

1
to be the same in meaning or effect <what they offered at the new resort didn't begin to emulate the kind of pampering we were used to getting at the resort that closed down>
Synonyms add up (to), come (to), correspond (to), emulate, equal
2
to use (someone or something) as the model for one's speech, mannerisms, or behavior <a pro athlete who has often said that children should emulate their parents—not him>

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