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imitation is the sincerest form of flattery

imitation is the sincerest form of flattery in Culture

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery definition


To imitate someone is to pay the person a genuine compliment — often an unintended compliment.

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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