Synonyms of 'copy'
a thing made to look exactly like anotherAlways keep a copy of everything in your own files.
a reproduction of a religious painting
Enclosed is a duplicate of the invoice we sent you last month.
I'll make sure you get a photocopy of the list.
The boy is the image of his father.
There was a huge print of `Le Déjeuner Sur l'Herbe' on the wall.
a life-like representation of Christ
It is filled with famous works of art, and every one of them is a fake.
It was a replica, for display only.
the most accurate imitation of Chinese architecture in Europe
The letter was a forgery.
Counterfeits of the company's goods are flooding Europe.
Xerox (old-fashioned, trademark), ,
He enclosed a Xerox of the advert.
The museum displays wax likenesses of every U.S. president.
This will be a genuine old copy, not a facsimile.
to make a copy (of)She never participated in copying classified documents for anyone.
permission to reproduce this article
He was not able to replicate this experiment.
He was duplicating some articles.
She photocopied the cheque before cashing it.
He financed a plot to counterfeit gold coins.
Xerox (old-fashioned, trademark),
I should have simply Xeroxed this sheet for you.
to act or try to be like anotherWe all tend to copy people we admire.coquettish gestures which she had copied from actresses in soap operas
a precedent which may be imitated by other activists
I never tried to emulate my father.
I hope other women will follow my example.
His own shock was mirrored in her face.
Many phrases in the last chapter echo earlier passages.
Many politicians simply parrot impressive-sounding phrases.
These films merely ape Hollywood.
She could mimic anybody, reducing her friends to helpless laughter.
They rolled about, simulating a bloodthirsty fight.
follow the example of
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in the sense of ape
to imitateThese films merely ape Hollywood.
in the sense of counterfeit
an imitation designed to deceive or defraudCounterfeits of the company's goods are flooding Europe.
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