Definitions of Imitated

  1. of Imitate
  2. Followed; copied.

Usage examples for Imitated

  1. Still, his example is to be imitated – The Outcaste by F. E. Penny
  2. In one thing at least he imitated Job's friends; he was silent. – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner
  3. " Agreed; and I swear it," said De Guiche, holding his hand towards heaven, a gesture which De Wardes imitated – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  4. Mrs. Jarvis imitated her voice and manner. – 'Lizbeth of the Dale by Marian Keith
  5. Acts showing a skill to which I aspire are immediately imitated while acts representing stages of development from which I have escaped are less likely to be imitated – Increasing-Human-Efficiency-in-Business-a-contribution-to-the-psychology-of-business by Scott, Walter Dill
  6. Then these too may be imitated – The Memorabilia Recollections of Socrates by Xenophon
  7. Then he imitated a poor man fishing in St. James's Park and not catching any fish. – The Martian by George Du Maurier
  8. He had suddenly imitated Lenore, who had become solely bent upon Dorn's look. – The Desert of Wheat by Zane Grey
  9. The apparition, continued the prince, had really a superficial likeness to my deceased friend, and what was particularly striking, his hair, which was of a very light color, was exactly imitated – The Ghost-Seer (or The Apparitionist), and Sport of Destiny by Frederich Schiller
  10. His model may be excellent, but the copy will be ridiculous; this ridicule does not arise from his having imitated but from his not having chosen the right mode of imitation. – Seven Discourses on Art by Joshua Reynolds
  11. The flourishing towns became villages; churches were turned into convents; the popular and tolerant clergy were changed into friars who imitated with servile complacency the German fanaticism. – The Shadow of the Cathedral by Vicente Blasco Ibañez
  12. It is remarkable, that whilst the manners of his court and the fashions of his capital were everywhere imitated by the upper classes, and even the people could not escape from their influence, his politics were from the first rightly estimated by them. – Pictures of German Life in the XVIIIth and XIXth Centuries, Vol. I. by Gustav Freytag
  13. He looked about him and he imitated – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  14. She imitated the bird- note that was Sandy's signal; she meant to practise it every day and keep it for his return lest he lost it among the noises and crowds in which he must do battle. – A Son of the Hills by Harriet T. Comstock
  15. Unfortunately this work has been the least imitated – Halleck's New English Literature by Reuben P. Halleck
  16. I imitated his example. – In the Wilds of Africa by W.H.G. Kingston
  17. These are also imitated in the circular whirlings of the Darwayshes. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  18. Running Fox imitated the song. – Spotted Deer by Elmer Gregor
  19. Is it not probable that the lesser people imitated a usage of the superior one, and that the Jews adopted some customs from their masters? – The Bible: what it is by Charles Bradlaugh
  20. Others imitated him, save in the direction of their flight. – The Pirates of Ersatz by Murray Leinster