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1. ape

noun. ['ˈeɪp'] any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all.

Synonyms

  • primate

Antonyms

  • introvert
  • withholder

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Words that Rhyme with Ape

  • crepe

Example sentences of the word ape


1. Noun, singular or mass
When a spring bounces right between the ape's legs, you're good to go.

Quotes containing the word ape


1. I'd rather be a rising ape than a falling angel.
- Terry Pratchett

2. A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
- Georg Christoph Lichtenberg, Sudelbücher.

3. Civilization is only possible for deeply unpleasant animals. It is only an ape that can be truly civilized.
- Mark Rowlands, The Philosopher and the Wolf: Lessons from the Wild on Love, Death, and Happiness

2. ape-man

noun. a person assumed to have been raised by apes.

Synonyms

  • wild man

Antonyms

  • civilized
  • trained

3. ape-man

noun. hypothetical organism formerly thought to be intermediate between apes and human beings.

Synonyms

  • primitive
  • missing link

4. ape

noun. ['ˈeɪp'] person who resembles a nonhuman primate.

Synonyms

  • anthropoid

Antonyms

  • adult
  • loser

5. ape

verb. ['ˈeɪp'] imitate uncritically and in every aspect.

Antonyms

  • member

6. ape

verb. ['ˈeɪp'] represent in or produce a caricature of.

Synonyms

  • caricature

Antonyms

  • bad guy
  • partisan

7. ape

noun. ['ˈeɪp'] someone who copies the words or behavior of another.

Synonyms

  • mortal
  • copycat
  • someone
  • soul
  • aper
  • epigon
  • parrot
  • epigone
  • person
  • individual
  • imitator
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • worker
  • extrovert
  • debtor
  • nonreligious person
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