Emulate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈemjuleɪt|  American pronunciation of the word emulate
Brit.  |ˈɛmjʊleɪt|  British pronunciation of the word emulate

verb

- strive to equal or match, especially by imitating
- imitate the function of (another system), as by modifying the hardware or the software
- compete with successfully; approach or reach equality with

This artist's drawings cannot emulate his water colors

Examples

She grew up emulating her sports heroes.

artists emulating the style of their teachers

He hopes to emulate the success of his predecessor.

He hoped to emulate the success of Wilder.

This artist's drawings cannot emulate his water colors

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: emulate
he/she/it: emulates
present participle: emulating
past tense: emulated
past participle: emulated
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