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imitates

verb
present tense third-person singular of imitate

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1 to use (someone or something) as the model for one's speech, mannerisms, or behavior
  • teenage musicians who imitate whichever rock stars are hot

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3 to make an exact likeness of
  • a second-rate artist who was notorious for imitating the works of other painters

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“Imitates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/imitates. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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