simulate-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: model, imitate, feign

Commentary: NP1[+/-agent] SIMULATE NP2

The model simulated the depression in the water table.
He simulated indifference to the succession question.
Children often simulate their parents' behavior and mannerisms.

VerbNet: establish-55.5-1
FrameNet: Feigning
PropBank: simulate.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3