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- Duplicate as a Noun
- Definitions of "Duplicate" as a noun
- Synonyms of "Duplicate" as a noun (17 Words)
- Usage Examples of "Duplicate" as a noun
- Duplicate as a Verb
- Definitions of "Duplicate" as a verb
- Synonyms of "Duplicate" as a verb (23 Words)
- Usage Examples of "Duplicate" as a verb
- Duplicate as an Adjective
- Definitions of "Duplicate" as an adjective
- Synonyms of "Duplicate" as an adjective (6 Words)
- Usage Examples of "Duplicate" as an adjective
- Associations of "Duplicate" (30 Words)
The synonyms of “Duplicate” are: matching, twin, twinned, identical, corresponding, equivalent, duplication, extra, mirror image, double, carbon copy, replica, image, living image, lookalike, clone, copy, carbon, photocopy, facsimile, mimeo, mimeograph, reprint, parallel, reduplicate, repeat, replicate, photostat, xerox, make a photocopy of, take a photocopy of, make a carbon copy of, make a carbon of, make a facsimile of, reproduce, run off, do over again, do again, redo, perform again
Duplicate as a Noun
Definitions of "Duplicate" as a noun
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “duplicate” as a noun can have the following definitions:
- A copy that corresponds to an original exactly.
- A copy of an original.
- One of two or more identical things.
- A pawnbroker's ticket.
- Something additional of the same kind.
Synonyms of "Duplicate" as a noun (17 Words)
|carbon||A piece of carbon paper or a carbon copy.|
The level of carbon in the atmosphere has been consistently rising.
|carbon copy||A thin paper coated on one side with a dark waxy substance (often containing carbon); used to transfer characters from the original to an under sheet of paper.|
|clone||A person who is almost identical to another.|
Vines representing all the 15 existing clones were planted.
|copy||A single specimen of a particular book, record, or other publication or issue.|
She made a copy of the designer dress.
|double||A hit on the narrow ring enclosed by the two outer circles of a dartboard scoring double.|
He hit a double to deep centerfield.
|duplication||A DNA segment in a chromosome which is a copy of another segment.|
An attempt to avoid unnecessary duplication of effort.
|extra||A run scored other than from a hit with the bat, credited to the batting side rather than to a batsman.|
He always carried extras in case of an emergency.
|facsimile||An exact copy, especially of written or printed material.|
|image||A standard or typical example.|
He s the image of his father.
|living image||The financial means whereby one lives.|
|lookalike||A person or thing that closely resembles another, especially someone who looks very similar to a famous person.|
An Elvis Presley lookalike.
|mimeo||A rotary duplicator that uses a stencil through which ink is pressed (trade mark Roneo.|
|mimeograph||A copy produced on a mimeograph.|
|mirror image||A faithful depiction or reflection.|
|photocopy||A photographic copy of printed or written material produced by a process involving the action of light on a specially prepared surface.|
|replica||A duplicate of an original artistic work.|
A replica of the Empire State Building.
|reprint||A publication such as a book that is reprinted without changes or editing and offered again for sale.|
I was flattered by requests for reprints of papers that I had written.
Usage Examples of "Duplicate" as a noun
- He made a duplicate for the files.
- Books may be disposed of if they are duplicates.
- Locksmiths can make duplicates of most keys.
Duplicate as a Verb
Definitions of "Duplicate" as a verb
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “duplicate” as a verb can have the following definitions:
- Do (something) again unnecessarily.
- Make or do or perform again.
- Make or be an exact copy of.
- Duplicate or match.
- Increase twofold.
- Multiply by two; double.
- Make a duplicate or duplicates of.
Synonyms of "Duplicate" as a verb (23 Words)
|copy||Reproduce or make an exact copy of.|
Children often copy their parents or older siblings.
|do again||Carry out or perform an action.|
|do over again||Behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself.|
|double||Do double duty serve two purposes or have two functions.|
He had one arm around her and the other fist doubled.
|make a carbon copy of||Undergo fabrication or creation.|
|make a carbon of||Reach a goal, e.g.|
|make a facsimile of||Give certain properties to something.|
|make a photocopy of||Constitute the essence of.|
|mimeograph||Print copies from a prepared stencil using a mimeograph.|
She mimeographed the syllabus.
|parallel||Be side by side with something extending in a line always keeping the same distance run or lie parallel to.|
A big concrete gutter that paralleled the road.
|perform again||Perform a function.|
|photocopy||Make a photocopy of.|
You can photocopy the entry form.
|photostat||Copy a document with a photostat.|
He refused to let me photostat the book.
A whole day s work has to be redone.
|reduplicate||Make or do or perform again.|
The consonant reduplicates after a short vowel.
|repeat||Repeat an earlier theme of a composition.|
The thirteen episodes from the first two series were constantly repeated.
|replicate||Bend or turn backward.|
These findings have been replicated by Metzger and Antes.
They never reprinted the famous treatise.
|reproduce||Recreate a sound, image, idea, mood, atmosphere, etc.|
Reproduce the painting.
|run off||Flee; take to one’s heels; cut and run.|
|take a photocopy of||Accept or undergo, often unwillingly.|
|twin||Give birth to twins.|
The polished surface twinned his face and chest in reverse.
|xerox||Reproduce by xerography.|
Usage Examples of "Duplicate" as a verb
- The normal amount of DNA has been duplicated thousands of times.
- They have not been able to duplicate his successes.
- Could you please duplicate this letter for me?
- Most of these proposals duplicated work already done.
- Information sheets had to be typed and duplicated.
Duplicate as an Adjective
Definitions of "Duplicate" as an adjective
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “duplicate” as an adjective can have the following definitions:
- Having two corresponding or identical parts.
- Identically copied from an original.
- Exactly like something else, especially through having been copied.
- Being two identical.
Synonyms of "Duplicate" as an adjective (6 Words)
The corresponding Jamaican word is bada.
|equivalent||Belonging to the same equivalence class.|
A wish that was equivalent to a command.
|identical||(of twins) developed from a single fertilized ovum, and therefore of the same sex and usually very similar in appearance.|
An identical proposition.
|matching||Being two identical.|
A blue jacket and matching skirt.
|twin||Of a crystal twinned.|
Her twin sister.
|twinned||Being two identical.|
Cerrusite pseudo hexagonal crystals usually twinned.
Usage Examples of "Duplicate" as an adjective
- A duplicate key.
- A duplicate set of keys.
Associations of "Duplicate" (30 Words)
|camouflage||Hide or disguise the presence of a person animal or object by means of camouflage.|
The whiteness of polar bears provides camouflage.
|copier||Apparatus that makes copies of typed, written or drawn material.|
|copy||Send a copy of a letter or an email to a third party.|
No more stubble no more trouble trumpeted their ad copy.
|echo||Ring or echo with sound.|
She could hear echoes of her own footsteps.
|emulate||Strive to equal or match, especially by imitating.|
Most rulers wished to emulate Alexander the Great.
|emulation||Ambition to equal or excel.|
An additional server is accessed via emulation software.
|facsimile||Send something via a facsimile machine.|
|fax||A machine for transmitting and receiving faxes.|
The equipment consists of four word processors a fax and a photocopier.
|imitate||Reproduce someone’s behavior or looks.|
His style was imitated by many other writers.
|imitation||The doctrine that representations of nature or human behavior should be accurate imitations.|
He attempted an atrocious imitation of my English accent.
|imitator||Someone who copies the behaviour or actions of another.|
The show s success has sparked off many imitators.
|likeness||Similarity in appearance or character or nature between persons or things.|
The only known likeness of Dorothy as a young woman.
|mimesis||Any disease that shows symptoms characteristic of another disease.|
Barth has always detached his use of plot from mimesis.
|mimetic||Characterized by or of the nature of or using mimesis.|
The mimetic tendency of infancy.
|mimic||An animal or plant that mimics another.|
How did these insects evolve to become such perfect mimics.
|mimicry||The close external resemblance of an animal or plant (or part of one) to another animal, plant, or inanimate object.|
The word was spoken with gently teasing mimicry.
|pastiche||An artistic work consisting of a medley of pieces imitating various sources.|
The songs amount to much more than blatant pastiche.
|photocopy||Make a photocopy of.|
You can photocopy the entry form.
|plagiarism||The act of plagiarizing; taking someone’s words or ideas as if they were your own.|
It claims there are similar plagiarisms in the software produced at the university.
|plagiarize||Take without referencing from someone else’s writing or speech; of intellectual property.|
He was fined 6 000 for having plagiarized the song.
|replica||Copy that is not the original; something that has been copied.|
It is a replica of an antique plaque.
|replicate||Make or do or perform again.|
He could never replicate his brilliant performance of the magic trick.
|replication||The process whereby DNA makes a copy of itself before cell division.|
The extraordinary speed and replication of information created by computerization.
|reproduce||Produce something very similar to (something else) in a different medium or context.|
Reproduce the painting.
|reproducible||Able to be reproduced or copied.|
Astonishingly reproducible results can be obtained.
|resemble||Appear like; be similar or bear a likeness to.|
They resembled each other closely.
|sample||Take a sample or samples of something for analysis.|
Investigations involved analysing samples of handwriting.
|scanner||A device for examining, reading, or monitoring something.|
A body scanner.
|simulate||Imitate the appearance or character of.|
It was impossible to force a smile to simulate pleasure.
|triplicate||Existing in three copies or examples.|
The triplicate of a letter to the Governor.