verb (used with object), mod·eled, mod·el·ing or (especially British) mod·elled, mod·el·ling.
verb (used without object), mod·eled, mod·el·ing or (especially British) mod·elled, mod·el·ling.
Origin of model
Related formsmod·el·er; especially British, mod·el·ler, nounpre·mod·el, verb (used without object), pre·mod·eled, pre·mod·el·ing or (especially British) pre·mod·elled, pre·mod·el·ling.un·mod·eled, adjectiveun·mod·elled, adjective
Examples from the Web for model
If the Israel model ban were directed towards disordered eating, Ravin says she would support it whole-heartedly.How Skinny Is Too Skinny? Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models|Carrie Arnold|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
They are model citizens, the kind of people whose lives might be used as exemplary stories by a politician in a stump speech.
Banking malware and certain “crimeware” kits have been using this model for years.
On the cover, Wonder Woman resembles a 16-year-old model doing a pee-pee dance.
It involved a model of the tower set on its side for the shot.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the model's face was her faint, impersonal professional smile that seemed to cover something like weariness or contempt.The Trimmed Lamp|O. Henry
In the same cemetery we find examples of tombs which the architect has constructed, not after an Egyptian, but a Chaldan model.
Other features are a rose garden, enclosed in the ripest of all the old red walls, and a model farm.Denis Dent|Ernest W. Hornung
In this respect the Russian army may be taken as a model by all others.The Art of War|Baron Henri de Jomini
The French, prior to the Revolution, were passionately fond of the drama, which was then entirely founded on the Greek model.
British Dictionary definitions for model
- a representation, usually on a smaller scale, of a device, structure, etc
- (as modifier)a model train
- a standard to be imitatedshe was my model for good scholarship
- (as modifier)a model wife
- an original unique article of clothing
- (as modifier)a model coat
- an interpretation of a formal system under which the theorems derivable in that system are mapped onto truths
- a theory in which a given sentence is true