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To pretend to be someone else

pose as

to pretend to be a particular person or type of person in order to trick people

mimic

verb

to copy someone’s voice, behaviour, or appearance, especially in order to make people laugh or to make someone feel annoyed or embarrassed

ape

verb

to copy someone, especially the way they behave or speak

impersonate

verb

to pretend to be someone else by copying the way that they look, speak, or behave in order to trick people

parody

verb

to copy someone or something in a way that makes people laugh

masquerade

verb

to pretend to be someone or something that you are not

imitate

verb

to copy someone’s actions, words, or behaviour, often in order to make people laugh

play

verb

to pretend to be someone else while playing

send up

to make someone seem silly by pretending to speak or behave like them

imitation

noun

an act of copying someone’s actions, words, or behaviour, often in order to make people laugh

kabaddi

a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team

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a response to a scathing comment or unpleasant situation

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