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Synonyms for simulation
ˌsɪm yəˈleɪ ʃənsim·u·la·tion

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. simulation

    A pretense, in the unfavorable, which is also the usual sense, is something advanced or displayed for the purpose of concealing the reality. A person makes a pretense of something for the credit or advantage to be gained by it; he makes what is allowed or approved a pretext for doing what would be opposed or condemned; a tricky schoolboy makes a pretense of doing an errand which he does not do, or he makes the actual doing of an errand a pretext for playing truant. A ruse is something (especially something slight or petty) employed to blind or deceive so as to mask an ulterior design, and enable a person to gain some end that he would not be allowed to approach directly. A pretension is a claim that is or may be contested; the word is now commonly used in an unfavorable sense. Compare ARTIFICE; HYPOCRISY.

    Synonyms:
    affectation, air, assumption, cloak, color, disguise, dissimulation, excuse, mask, pretense, pretension, pretext, ruse, seeming, semblance, show, subterfuge, trick, wile

    Antonyms:
    actuality, candor, fact, frankness, guilelessness, honesty, ingenuousness, openness, reality, simplicity, sincerity, truth

Princeton's WordNet

  1. simulationnoun

    the act of imitating the behavior of some situation or some process by means of something suitably analogous (especially for the purpose of study or personnel training)

    Synonyms:
    pretending, pretense, pretence, computer simulation, feigning, model

  2. simulation, computer simulationnoun

    (computer science) the technique of representing the real world by a computer program

    "a simulation should imitate the internal processes and not merely the results of the thing being simulated"

    Synonyms:
    pretending, pretense, pretence, computer simulation, feigning, model

  3. model, simulationnoun

    representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)

    Synonyms:
    role model, mannequin, pretense, fashion model, feigning, pretence, pretending, modeling, modelling, manikin, exemplar, example, theoretical account, poser, computer simulation, mannikin, model, good example, framework, manakin

  4. pretense, pretence, pretending, simulation, feigningnoun

    the act of giving a false appearance

    "his conformity was only pretending"

    Synonyms:
    pretending, pretence, pretext, pretension, pretense, guise, feigning, computer simulation, make-believe, model, dissembling

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. simulationnoun

    Synonyms:
    feigning, counterfeiting, personation, PRETEXT, PRETENCE

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. simulationnoun

    Synonyms:
    pretense, feint, feigning, affectation

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How to use simulation in a sentence?

  1. Pierre Peron:

    If you need a helicopter to get to a certain place, do you know who to speak to to get that to happen? Thanks to the simulation exercises, we do.

  2. Carey Balaban:

    The way we view this is that it's an area for active research, i'm currently doing some research sponsored by the Office of Naval Research, where we're looking at using computer simulation and a variety of physical and biological models to just get an idea of what are likely possibilities.

  3. Rick Ludtke:

    We don't know if he is describing glitches in the simulation, or if it's actually an MCAS misbehavior.

  4. Matt Wall:

    E-cigarettes ... provide a very good simulation of traditional smoking (and) we have shown that using e-cigarettes with fMRI is an excellent paradigm for direct evaluation of the effects of smoking on human neurophysiology.

  5. Carissa Etienne:

    Our vision is a state-of-the-art school to deliver high-quality, multi-lingual learning, both on-line and in-person, alongside a cutting-edge simulation center for health emergencies.


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