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sim·u·late

 (sĭm′yə-lāt′)
tr.v. sim·u·lat·ed, sim·u·lat·ing, sim·u·lates
1.
a. To have or take on the appearance, sound, or character of; imitate: music meant to simulate a snowstorm. See Synonyms at imitate.
b. To make in imitation of or as a substitute for: simulate leather.
2. To make a pretense of; feign: simulate interest.
3. To create a representation or model of (a physical system or particular situation, for example).

[Latin simulāre, simulāt-, from similis, like; see similar.]

sim′u·la′tive adj.
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simulate

vb (tr)
1. to make a pretence of; feign: to simulate anxiety.
2. to reproduce the conditions of (a situation, etc), as in carrying out an experiment: to simulate weightlessness.
3. to assume or have the appearance of; imitate
adj
archaic assumed or simulated
[C17: from Latin simulāre to copy, from similis like]
ˈsimulative adj
ˈsimulatively adv
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sim•u•late

(ˈsɪm yəˌleɪt)

v.t. -lat•ed, -lat•ing.
1. to create a simulation or model of: to simulate crisis conditions.
2. to make a pretense of; feign: to simulate illness.
3. to assume or have the appearance or characteristics of: simulated leather.
[1400–50; late Middle English (adj.) < Latin simulātus, past participle of simulāre, derivative of similis similar; see -ate1]
sim′u•la`tive, adj.
sim′u•la`tive•ly, adv.
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simulate


Past participle: simulated
Gerund: simulating

Imperative
simulate
simulate
Present
I simulate
you simulate
he/she/it simulates
we simulate
you simulate
they simulate
Preterite
I simulated
you simulated
he/she/it simulated
we simulated
you simulated
they simulated
Present Continuous
I am simulating
you are simulating
he/she/it is simulating
we are simulating
you are simulating
they are simulating
Present Perfect
I have simulated
you have simulated
he/she/it has simulated
we have simulated
you have simulated
they have simulated
Past Continuous
I was simulating
you were simulating
he/she/it was simulating
we were simulating
you were simulating
they were simulating
Past Perfect
I had simulated
you had simulated
he/she/it had simulated
we had simulated
you had simulated
they had simulated
Future
I will simulate
you will simulate
he/she/it will simulate
we will simulate
you will simulate
they will simulate
Future Perfect
I will have simulated
you will have simulated
he/she/it will have simulated
we will have simulated
you will have simulated
they will have simulated
Future Continuous
I will be simulating
you will be simulating
he/she/it will be simulating
we will be simulating
you will be simulating
they will be simulating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been simulating
you have been simulating
he/she/it has been simulating
we have been simulating
you have been simulating
they have been simulating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been simulating
you will have been simulating
he/she/it will have been simulating
we will have been simulating
you will have been simulating
they will have been simulating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been simulating
you had been simulating
he/she/it had been simulating
we had been simulating
you had been simulating
they had been simulating
Conditional
I would simulate
you would simulate
he/she/it would simulate
we would simulate
you would simulate
they would simulate
Past Conditional
I would have simulated
you would have simulated
he/she/it would have simulated
we would have simulated
you would have simulated
they would have simulated
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.simulate - reproduce someone's behavior or looks; "The mime imitated the passers-by"; "Children often copy their parents or older siblings"
conform to, follow - behave in accordance or in agreement with; "Follow a pattern"; "Follow my example"
mock - imitate with mockery and derision; "The children mocked their handicapped classmate"
reproduce - make a copy or equivalent of; "reproduce the painting"
take off - mimic or imitate in an amusing or satirical manner; "This song takes off from a famous aria"
mime, mimic - imitate (a person or manner), especially for satirical effect; "The actor mimicked the President very accurately"
model, pattern - plan or create according to a model or models
take after, follow - imitate in behavior; take as a model; "Teenagers follow their friends in everything"
emulate - strive to equal or match, especially by imitating; "He is emulating the skating skills of his older sister"
2.simulate - create a representation or model of; "The pilots are trained in conditions simulating high-altitude flights"
re-create - create anew; "Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale"
3.simulate - make a pretence of; "She assumed indifference, even though she was seething with anger"; "he feigned sleep"
pretend, dissemble, act - behave unnaturally or affectedly; "She's just acting"
play - pretend to be somebody in the framework of a game or playful activity; "Let's play like I am mommy"; "Play cowboy and Indians"
feint - deceive by a mock action; "The midfielder feinted to shoot"
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simulate

verb
1. pretend, act, feign, affect, assume, put on, reproduce, imitate, sham, fabricate, counterfeit, make believe They rolled about, simulating a bloodthirsty fight.
2. look like, imitate The wood had been painted to simulate stone.
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simulate

verb
1. To make a copy of:
2. To contrive and present as genuine:
3. To behave affectedly or insincerely or take on a false or misleading appearance of:
4. To take on or give a false appearance of:
Idiom: make believe.
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Translations
يُحاكي، يُقَلِّد
simulovat
efterlignesimulere
líkja/herma eftir
netikras daiktas
atdarinātimitēt
benzetim yapmaktaklit etmek

simulate

[ˈsɪmjʊleɪt] VTsimular
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simulate

[ˈsɪmjʊleɪt] vt
(= feign) [+ illness] → simuler; [surprise] → feindre
(= reproduce) [+ conditions, situation, sound] → simuler; [+ flight] → simuler; [+ stone, wood, leather] → imitersimulated leather nsimili m cuir, imitation f cuir
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simulate

vt
(= feign)vortäuschen; illnesssimulieren; to simulate something (material) → etw imitieren; (animal, person) → sich als etw tarnen; simulated leatherLederimitation f; simulated sheepskinfalsches Schafsfell
(= reproduce) conditionssimulieren
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simulate

[ˈsɪmjʊˌleɪt] vtsimulare
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simulate

(ˈsimjuleit) verb
to cause (something) to appear to be real etc. This machine simulates the take-off and landing of an aircraft.
ˈsimulated adjective
artificial; having the appearance of. simulated leather; a simulated accident.
ˌsimuˈlation noun
1. (an act of) simulating.
2. something made to resemble something else.
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simulate

v. fingir, simular, pretender.
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