- a person or thing that simulates; pretender.
- simulated; false; counterfeit.
- imitative; simulative.
Origin of simular
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Historical Examples of simular
They revolve on their axes, simular to the world, from east to west, and have already reached the shores of the Pacifick oshun.The Complete Works of Josh Billings
Henry W. Shaw
- a person or thing that simulates or imitates; sham
- fake; simulated
Word Origin and History for simular
1520s, "one who simulates," irregularly formed (perhaps on the model of similar) from Latin simulare "to make like, imitate, copy, represent," from stem of similis "like" (see similar). As an adjective, "simulated," from 1610s.