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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To imitate with intent to learn.

Usage examples (32)
  • Many students try to emulate their favorite teacher in their quest for knowledge.
  • This artist's drawings cannot emulate his water colors
  • Perhaps "emulate" is the wrong word -- each region has its own qualities, of course.
  • According to Webster's Dictionary, the word emulate means "to strive to equal or excel." for more
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