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Definition 1: imitate in behavior; take as a model - [verb of creation]

Samples where take after or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Teenagers follow their friends in everything

Synonyms for take after in the sense of this definition

(take after is a kind of ...) reproduce someone's behavior or looks

"The mime imitated the passers-by" "Children often copy their parents or older siblings"

Definition 2: be similar to a relative - [verb of stative]

Samples where take after or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She takes after her father!

(take after is a kind of ...) appear like; be similar or bear a likeness to

"She resembles her mother very much" "This paper resembles my own work"

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