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mimics

verb
present tense third-person singular of mimic

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 to use (someone or something) as the model for one's speech, mannerisms, or behavior
  • began to learn their language by mimicking the sounds they made

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mimics

noun
plural of mimic

Synonyms of mimics (Entry 2 of 2)

1 a person who imitates another's voice and mannerisms for comic effect
  • a gifted mimic who can do a terrific imitation of anyone's voice

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2 an actor in a story performed silently and entirely by body movements
  • a mimic in black clothes and white facial makeup

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