名词:emulator 副词:emulatively 形容词:emulative 动词过去式:emulated 过去分词:emulated 现在分词:emulating 第三人称单数:emulates
v [Tn, Tn.pr] ~ sb (at sth) (fml 文) try to do as well as or better than sb 赶超某人; 与某人竞争
*emulate her sister's sporting achievements 赶超她姐姐的运动成绩
* emulate her elder sister at the piano 在钢琴演奏上与她姐姐竞争.
1500-1600; Language: Latin;Origin:
aemulatus, past participle of aemulari 'to (try to) be as good as another'
to do something or behave in the same way as someone else, especially because you admire them
= imitate Young had hoped to emulate the success of Douglas Wilder.>emulation
1. They set a standard for everybody to emulate. 他们为每人设立了赶超标准。