Translation of "simulate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈsɪm.jʊ.leɪt/ us

to do or make something that looks real but is not real

simular, aparentar
In cheap furniture, plastic is often used to simulate wood.
formal Ruth simulated pleasure at seeing Sam, but really she wished he hadn’t come.
The computer simulates (= represents) different road conditions for new drivers to practise on.
simulated adjective uk /-leɪ.tɪd/ us /-leɪ.t̬ɪd/

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


verb /ˈsimjuleit/

to cause (something) to appear to be real etc

This machine simulates the take-off and landing of an aircraft.
simulated adjective

artificial; having the appearance of

artificial, simulado
simulated leather
a simulated accident.
simulation noun

(an act of) simulating.

simulación, simulacro

something made to resemble something else

a computer simulation of aircraft flight.
simulator noun

a machine that is used for training people by artificially creating the conditions they will have to operate a plane, train etc in

A flight simulator is used to train the pilots.

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