They are typically invasive, highly adaptive, parasitic and adept at mimicking more benign plants.
Young recalled, holding held her arms wide over her head, mimicking Hunter's move.
If the Roberts Court overturns the Affordable Care Act, it will be mimicking the discredited court of 1935.
Juicy J first started rapping when he was 13, mimicking acts like Sugar Hill Gang and Kurtis Blow.
On the contrary, many of them were quite capable of mimicking a somber-faced pose while they said deeply horrible things.
"What way," said Dame Brinker, mimicking his voice and manner.
Here I am to your rescue, and you reward me with a ‘well’ (mimicking) up to ceiling.
Thus most individuals are white on the belly, mimicking the color of the sky to the enemy which pursues them from below.
Snorting contemptuously, mimicking an old man's pompous enunciation.
"It's always 'that rocket pilot business,'" he said, mimicking her voice.
1580s, "a mime," from Latin mimicus, from Greek mimikos "of or pertaining to mimes," from mimos "mime."
1680s, from mimic (n.). Related: Mimicked; mimicking.
1590s, from Latin mimicus, from Greek mimikos "of or pertaining to mimes," verbal adjective from mimeisthai "to mimic, imitate, portray by means of imitation" (see mimeograph).
mimic mim·ic (mĭm'ĭk)
v. mim·icked, mim·ick·ing, mim·ics
To resemble closely; simulate.
To take on the appearance of.