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Mimic someone humorously.
mimic, impersonate, imitate, ape, parody, mock, caricature, satirize, burlesque, lampoon, ridiculespoof, do, send upView synonyms
- ‘The broad social base on which the theatre rested during this period enabled the mimics to take off people from practically all walks of life.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.