He thumped the table with his fist in a paroxysm of simulated feeling.
But he was so carried away by his simulated emotion, that he was for one moment almost believing it himself.
I was greatly impressed and amazed at this as a child; but then I heard from country neighbors and from my town teachers that the whole illness was simulated to avoid work, and that it could always be cured by suitable severity; various anecdotes were told to confirm this.
There are no more uses of "simulate" in the book.
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A computer model is used to simulate the effects of wind.
Our police are tested in conditions that simulate high-pressure gunfire exchange with criminals in the presence of innocent bystanders.