There are 2 translations of imitation in Spanish:

imitation1

Pronunciation: /ˌɪməˈteɪʃən; ˌɪmɪˈteɪʃən/

n

  • 1.1 u (copying) imitación (f) to learn by imitation aprender imitando or por imitación in imitation of sth/sb [formal] a imitación de algo/algn [formal] imitation is the sincerest form of flattery el mejor halago es que lo imiten a uno
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    • We now have running turf wars by vested interests which place the welfare of the patient and the accession to treatment at the bottom of the system in supine imitation of the British model.
    • The imitation of classical models was less common than on the Continent and, except for Jonson, no important writer paid strict attention to the rules humanist critics had formulated.
    • Obedience cannot, moreover, be a matter for isolated preoccupation, in the search for models for our imitation.
    1.2 c (impersonation) imitación (f) to do imitations hacer* imitaciones
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    • ‘Like, duh,’ I rolled my eyes in a valley girl imitation, flipping my hair for good effect.
    • In his show he exploited a talent for mimicry that manifested itself in a Moira Anderson imitation when he was seven, and then in wicked parodies of his teachers.
    • Here he employs an improbably effective Paul Lynde imitation for much of his delivery.
    1.3 c (copy) imitación (f) beware of imitations tenga cuidado con las imitaciones
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    • Surely, there could be imitations and really good reproductions, but these cannot be considered original art.
    • These works are often replicas or imitations of ancient Greek and Roman art.
    • It means even drinkers of cheap imitations of champagne pay an extra 50p a bottle.

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Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.

There are 2 translations of imitation in Spanish:

imitation2

adj

  • [gold/pearls] de imitación; [flower/snow] artificial imitation fur piel (f) falsa imitation jewelry o (BrE) , imitation jewellery bisutería (f) imitation leather imitación (f) cuero or (Méx, Esp) piel an imitation mink coat un abrigo imitación visón, un abrigo de visón sintético

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Word of the day mandíbula
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Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.