Translation of "imitate" - English-Spanish dictionary

imitate

verb uk /ˈɪm·ɪ·teɪt/ us /ˈɪm·ɪˌteɪt/ present participle imitating, past tense and past participle imitated

to copy someone

imitar
He was imitating the president.

(Translation of “imitate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

imitate

verb /ˈimiteit/

to (try to) be, behave or look the same as (a person etc)

imitar
Children imitate their friends rather than their parents
He could imitate the songs of many different birds.
imitation noun

the act of imitating

imitación
Children learn how to speak by imitation.

a copy

imitación, copia
an imitation of an ancient statue.
imitative /-tətiv/ adjective

imitativo
imitative behaviour/behavior.
imitativeness noun

imitación
imitator noun

a person who imitates

imitador
Great artists often have plenty of imitators.

(Translation of “imitate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)