mimicked mimicked  /ˈmɪ mɪkt/


  1. (n) someone who mimics (especially an actor or actress)
  2. (v) imitate (a person or manner), especially for satirical effect
  3. (adj) constituting an imitation



  1. On the air for less than three months, he is already being mimicked by children at school, businessmen at luncheon clubs, drunks at bars.
  2. After the impersonations, the entertainer sings some straight songsin a voice not so good as some of those he mimicked, but clear and sure.
  3. Barrett produced a CD that mimicked the sounds of six abnormal heart conditions and gave it to a group of medical students, who promptly uploaded the recordings to their iPods.


  1. Samsung Announces Galaxy S4 Zoom - 16 MP, Zoom, Makes Calls

    Samsung's Galaxy camera came out almost a year ago, and it roughly mimicked the specs of an international SGS3 but included a unique camera system and body. Although the device couldn't make phone calls, it included cellular connectivity and was arguably the best in the first of a limited number of connected cameras competing with it. After many whispers, Samsung has announced the Galaxy S4 Zoom ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: AnandTech

  2. NASA's Orion Spacecraft Proves Sound Under Pressure

    Static Load Tests Completed This Week After a month of being poked, prodded and pressurized in ways that mimicked the stresses of spaceflight, NASA's Orion crew module successfully passed its static loads tests on Wednesday.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Aero-News Network


  1. "Aircraft designers have mimicked many of nature's flight 'inventions,' usually inadvertently," Chatterjee wrote. "Now, it seems likely that Microraptor invented the biplane 125 million years before the Wright 1903 Flyer."
    on Jan 22, 2007 By: Sankar Chatterjee Source: Washington Post

  2. "He was my idol growing up," Benson said. "That's a double plus coming here. I'm looking forward to what he has to say and getting the opportunity to talk to him. I've mimicked his work ethic and his training and his mental approach to the...
    on Feb 21, 2009 By: Kris Benson Source: USA Today

  3. "I don't take what Bush says personally, but I was offended by what is a continuation of strategy from this White House, now mimicked by Sen. McCain, that replaces strategy and analysis and smart policy with bombast, exaggerations and...
    on May 16, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: CNN

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