To mimic is defined as to imitate or to copy.(verb)
An example of to mimic is for a child to imitate everything her old sister does.
The definition of mimic is make-believe.(adjective)
An example of something mimic is a pretend trial in a law class.
See mimic in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L mimicus < Gr mimikos < mimos, actor
See mimic in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb mim·icked, mim·ick·ing, mim·ics
Origin: From Latin mīmicus, mimic
Origin: , from Greek mīmikos
Origin: , from mīmos, imitator, mime.
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