Example sentences for: imitators

How can you use “imitators” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • What Americans do recall about Cagney they're likely to have picked up from imitators (including, of all people, Sammy Davis Jr.), who loved to mimic his nasal, rapid-fire delivery, and to re-enact that moment at the end of his films when he gets plugged with what seems like 300 bullets and reels theatrically for 12 minutes before dropping dead.

  • We see it in the ghosts and doppelgängers who populate the melodramas of Amy Tan and her imitators.

  • But if God has taken flight, in Gattaca and elsewhere, at least a few of his imitators are trying to save their souls.

  • Inside, on the ceiling of the central octagonal dome, are Correggio’s greatest masterpieces, his frescoes of the Assumption of the Virgin (1530) where he achieved, in the truest sense, exalting emotion without the sentimentality of Mannerist imitators.

  • When the book was coming out in Black Mask , in 1929, the editor presumably took gunsel to be a synonym of gunman , and in that sense it was very widely adopted by Hammett's imitators, by the general public, and even, it seems, by the underworld.

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