Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who mimics.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who mimics; a mimic.
  • n. An animal which imitates something else, in form or habits.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which mimics.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who mimics (especially an actor or actress)

Etymologies

mimic +‎ -k- +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • So, Dr. Goli, you know, one thing about Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, it's a mimicker, isn't it?

    CNN Transcript Aug 9, 2003

  • Turning from the still, moonlit sheet, the silent reeds, the clear mimicker in the slumbrous wood, the two wayfarers plunged into the darkness beneath the spreading branches of the oak-trees.

    Audrey

  • Being a born mimicker of other men, a very German in industry, and a great egotist, he began casting about for other models.

    Old Fogy His Musical Opinions and Grotesques

  • Results of three experiments suggest that mimicry is more nuanced than previously thought and not, the authors write, "uniformly beneficial to the mimicker."

    Forbes.com: News

  • BPA was developed in the 1930s as an estrogenic mimicker and appears to cause significant disruption to the body's endocrine system.

    NewsInferno

  • In the early 1900s, it was actually used as an estrogen mimicker ... and in the 1950s it was found that BPA could actually be used in plastic.

    Freep.com - RSS

  • Because I know this about myself: I am a mimicker.

    kayla aimee: only slightly neurotic

  • More studies show this strong estrogen mimicker is so powerful that it can cross the placenta in parts per billion or parts per trillion.

    Summit Daily News - Top Stories

  • The People's Pharmacy | Estrogen mimicker found in sunscreen

    The Seattle Times

  • Developed in the 1930s, the estrogenic mimicker appears to wreak havoc on the body's 'endocrine system.

    NewsInferno

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