To follow as a pattern, model, or example; to copy or strive to copy, in acts, manners etc.
- To use or follow as a model.
- To copy the actions, appearance, mannerisms, or speech of; mimic: amused friends by imitating the teachers.
- To copy or use the style of: brushwork that imitates Rembrandt.
- To copy exactly; reproduce.
- To appear like; resemble.