Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Thesaurus

imitator

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of imitator

  1. 1 a person who adopts the appearance or behavior of another especially in an obvious way <an Elvis imitator in a sequinned jumpsuit> Synonyms aper, copyist, echo, follower, copycat, rubber stamp, wannabe (also wannabee)Related Words parrot; ape, emulator, impersonator, impressionist, mimic

  2. 2 a person who imitates another's voice and mannerisms for comic effect <that comedian is a hilarious imitator of a surprising array of current celebrities> Synonyms mimic, impersonator, impressionist, personatorRelated Words burlesquer, caricaturist, lampooner, mocker, parodist, satirist; mime, mimer, mummer, pantomime, pantomimist; actor, entertainer, performer, player, trouper; ape, copycat, echo, parrot, rubber stamp




Learn More about imitator


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up imitator? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

at a gallop

Get Word of the Day daily email!