Definition of mimicker in English:

mimicker

Pronunciation /ˈmiməkər/ /ˈmɪməkər/

noun

  • 1A person who imitates someone or their actions or words, especially in order to entertain or ridicule.

    • ‘as a mimicker of voices I am unrivaled’
    1. 1.1An animal or plant that imitates the behavior or actions of another.
      • ‘lyrebirds are magnificent mimickers of other birds and noises’
    2. 1.2A disease that exhibits symptoms that bear a deceptive resemblance to those of another disease.
      ‘a mimicker of dementia is severe depression’
      • ‘syphilis is considered the great mimicker’
    3. 1.3A drug or other substance that replicates the physiological effects of another substance.
      • ‘hormone mimickers’