A simulacrum of a New York studio apartment.
A simulacrum of hope.
Darwinian natural selection, although it involves no true design at all, can produce an uncanny simulacrum of true design.
If you present a simulacrum of a 17th century performance to a 20th century audience, what response do you get?
Among the trees, girls dance in a not completely convincing simulacrum of wild abandon.
Perhaps most of us are well aware that, in this age of infotainment, politics is a mere simulacrum of politics.