Definition Of simulacrum

noun

an image or representation of someone or something.

a small-scale simulacrum of a skyscraper

Example Of simulacrum

  • a bland simulacrum of American soul music

  • A buffalo skull tucked in the corner compresses the painting's message into a single object, a simulacrum for the Old West.

  • a small-scale simulacrum of a skyscraper

  • Anything for a ‘feel good’ image, for a simulacrum , in these postmodern times

  • But then along comes a texture, timbre or pattern that is simply too frog-like or insect-like to be dismissed as a mere electronic simulacrum .


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