copy cat
copycat cop"y*cat`, copy cat cop"y cat` . someone who copies the words or behavior of another.

Syn: imitator, ape, aper. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • copy cat — copy cat, U.S. Slang. a person who has no originality but has to copy the appearance, speech, dress, or behavior of others. cop|y|cat «KOP ee KAT», noun, verb, adjective, cat|ted, cat|ting. U.S. Slang. –n. = copy cat. (Cf. ↑copy cat) –v.t. to… …   Useful english dictionary

  • copy cat — n. Someone who copies another person s work or manner. Usually used by children or when speaking to children. * /He called me a copy cat just because my new shoes look like his./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • copy cat — n. Someone who copies another person s work or manner. Usually used by children or when speaking to children. * /He called me a copy cat just because my new shoes look like his./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • copy\ cat — noun Someone who copies another person s work or manner. Usually used by children or when speaking to children. He called me a copy cat just because my new shoes look like his …   Словарь американских идиом

  • copy-cat — see copycat …   English dictionary

  • copy-cat —  Person who imitates another …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • copy-cat —    An accusation used by children to a child who appears to be imitating their actions. The term is an aggressive one, since imitation, as the Opies point out in The Lore and Language of Schoolchildren, ‘is not considered the sincerest form of… …   A dictionary of epithets and terms of address

  • copy·cat — /ˈkɑːpiˌkæt/ noun, pl cats [count] 1 informal : a person who does the same thing as someone else : a person who adopts the behavior, style, etc., of someone else She called me a copycat for wearing the same dress. 2 : something that is very… …   Useful english dictionary

  • copy-cat — …   Useful english dictionary

  • cat — 1. (Cat) (8505↑, 2094↓) The definitive pet. Cleans self. Knows how to catch it s food. Probably gave humans the idea for a vaccum. Is intelligent and curious. Likes to lay around alot, sort of like a couch potato. That s cool though. They are… …   Urban English dictionary

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