Noun ape has 3 senses
  1. ape - any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all
    --1 is a kind of
    --1 has particulars: anthropoid ape
  2. copycat, imitator, emulator, ape, aper - someone who copies the words or behavior of another
    --2 is a kind of person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, human, soul
    --2 has particulars: epigone, epigon; parrot
    Derived form: verb ape1
  3. anthropoid, ape - person who resembles a non-human primate
    --3 is a kind of misfit
,Verb ape has 2 senses
  1. ape - imitate uncritically and in every aspect; "Her little brother apes her behavior"
    --1 is one way to
    Derived forms: noun ape2, noun aper1, noun apery1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  2. caricature, ape - represent in or produce a caricature of; "The drawing caricatured the President"
    --2 is one way to mock
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something