how to pronounce mimic

/ˈmɪm.ɪk/

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mimic is pronounced in two syllables

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mɪmɪk

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An example use of mimic in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… and can mimic other more common …”

meanings of mimic

adjective:

  1. Mock, pretended.
  2. Imitative; characterized by resemblance to other forms; applied to crystals which by twinning resemble simple forms of a higher grade of symmetry.
  3. Pertaining to mimicry; imitative.

verb:

  1. To imitate, especially in order to ridicule.
  2. To take on the appearance of another, for protection or camouflage.

noun:

  1. A person who practices mimicry, or mime.
  2. An imitation.

words with pronunciation similar to mimic

gimmickminimmedicmimicrylyriccomiccynicmakemysticmanic

words that rhyme with mimic

gimmick

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