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(v) to create a likeness of; to pretend. Origin: L similis, like => 'to make like something' The scientists are trying to simulate in the library the conditions that existed just after the Big Bang. The teacher's boring and ill-prepared lectures failed to stimulate me. Yet, I had to simulate interest because I was a front-bencher and wanted to be in her good books so as to get good marks in the internal assessment.