Pronunciation of Simulate
/sˈɪmjʊlˌe͡ɪt/, /sˈɪmjʊlˌe‍ɪt/, /s_ˈɪ_m_j_ʊ_l_ˌeɪ_t/

Antonyms for simulate

face, finger, receive, reveal, be real, meet, be honest, i.d., idle, give, tell truth, distinguish, identify, destroy.

Synonyms for simulate

Sense 1 (noun)

coincide, correspond, match, amount to, accord with, bear/stand comparison (with), have something in common (with something).

Sense 2 (noun)

keep up, play along, play out, reproduce, same, tease.

Sense 3 (noun)

dub, fake, forge, photocopy, run off, true, knock off.

Sense 4 (noun)

act, honest, play-act.

feign (noun)

concoct, disguise, exaggerate, fabricate, fake, invent, misrepresent, playact, reproduce, study at pretend, play the hypocrite.

simulate (noun)

assume, copy, feign, imitate, model, sham.

imitate (verb)

ape, copy, counterfeit, ditto, duplicate, echo, emulate, feign, flatter, imitate, impersonate, mime, mimic, mirror, mock, parallel, parody, parrot, portray, pretend, reflect, repeat, replicate, resemble.

pretend, imitate (verb)

act, affect, ape, assume, bluff, borrow, cheat, concoct, copy, counterfeit, crib, deceive, disguise, dissemble, equivocate, exaggerate, fabricate, fake, favor, feature, feign, fence, gloss over, invent, lie, lift, mimic, mirror, misrepresent, phony, pirate, play, playact, pose, prevaricate, replicate, reproduce, resemble, steal, put on, knock off, make believe, DO, put on an act, act like, do a take-off, do like.

represent (verb)

approximate, cast, depict, illustrate, model, outline, photograph, render, represent, silhouette, ape, copy, duplicate, imitate, portray, replicate.

Sense 1

act out, forge, malinger, play along, play out, purport, tease, toady.

Sense 2

invent, make out, play-act.

Sense 3

keep up, set up.

Sense 4



make like.


fake, make believe.


make as iforas though.

Usage examples for simulate

  1. Then the shock of bitter renunciation made it easy for me to simulate anger. – The Rustlers of Pecos County by Zane Grey
  2. It was only in her eyes, which could not look denial, on her tremulous lips, which could not simulate coldness, that he read her secret. – The Lovels of Arden by M. E. Braddon

Rhymes for simulate