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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not genuine; Marked by or given to copying others; (of words) formed by copying a natural sound.

Usage examples (35)
  • Acting is an imitative art
  • Onomatopoeic words are imitative of noises
  • He was even vexed at what I translated by the term imitative harmony.
  • Hence they may also be termed imitative or imaginative. for more
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