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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: imitative(0.00903 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to imitative.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: marked by or given to imitation; “acting is an imitative
art”; “man is an imitative being” [ant: nonimitative]
2: (of words) formed in imitation of a natural sound;
“onomatopoeic words are imitative of noises”; “it was
independently developed in more than one place as an
onomatopoetic term”- Harry Hoijer [syn: echoic, onomatopoeic,
onomatopoeical, onomatopoetic] [ant: nonechoic]
3: not genuine; imitating something superior; “counterfeit
emotion”; “counterfeit money”; “counterfeit works of art”;
“a counterfeit prince” [syn: counterfeit] [ant: genuine]
English → English (gcide)
Imitative \Im"i*ta*tive\, a. [L. imitavitus: cf. F. imitatif.]
1. Inclined to imitate, copy, or follow; imitating;
exhibiting some of the qualities or characteristics of a
pattern or model; dependent on example; not original; as,
man is an imitative being; painting is an imitative art.
2. Formed after a model, pattern, or original.
This temple, less in form, with equal grace,
Was imitative of the first in Thrace. --Dryden.
3. (Nat. Hist.) Designed to imitate another species of
animal, or a plant, or inanimate object, for some useful
purpose, such as protection from enemies; having
resemblance to something else; as, imitative colors;
imitative habits; dendritic and mammillary forms of
minerals are imitative. -- Im"i*ta*tive*ly, adv. --
Imitative \Im"i*ta*tive\, n. (Gram.)
A verb expressive of imitation or resemblance. [R.]