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English definition of “imitator”

imitator

noun [C usually plural] uk   /ˈɪm.ɪ.teɪ.tər/ us    /-t̬ɚ/
a person who copies someone or something that they think is good: The difference between Ms McArthur and her countless imitators is the elegance of her writing.
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