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apes

verb
present tense third-person singular of ape

Synonyms of apes

(Entry 1 of 2)

to use (someone or something) as the model for one's speech, mannerisms, or behavior
  • was caught aping the substitute teacher's thick accent

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apes

noun
plural of ape

Synonyms & Antonyms of apes (Entry 2 of 2)

1 as in actors, apers

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  • nonactors
2 as in beasts, snakes

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“Apes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/apes. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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