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emulate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishemulateem‧u‧late /ˈemjəleɪt/ ●○○ verb [transitive]  IMITATEto do something or behave in the same way as someone else, especially because you admire them syn imitate He hoped to emulate the success of Wilder.emulation /ˌemjəˈleɪʃən/ noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
emulateThere is much in Cheng's work that we can admire and emulate.Inventors like Edison, Westinghouse, and Bell were popular heroes, to be emulated by younger men.Developing countries often try to emulate experiences of developed countries, but this is not always a good idea.Denis hung back, unsure whether he dared emulate his superior.The narrator's wish to emulate that even-heartedness was Sebastian's own.Davis was encouraged to emulate the style of trumpet player Bobby Hackett.He then tries to emulate this so-called late-hit position.Procomm can connect with and emulate virtually any computer terminal.emulate ... successWithout both elements, evolutionary computing will struggle to have sufficient power to emulate the success of biology.He proposed opening a second restaurant in the park to emulate the success of the Beach Chalet.Why they haven't emulated the success story of the good but overrated Ride remains a mystery.
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Verb table
emulate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyemulate
he, she, itemulates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyemulated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave emulated
he, she, ithas emulated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad emulated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill emulate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have emulated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam emulating
he, she, itis emulating
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you, we, theyare emulating
Past
I, he, she, itwas emulating
you, we, theywere emulating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been emulating
he, she, ithas been emulating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been emulating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be emulating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been emulating
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