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.
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Origin of model
synonym study for model
OTHER WORDS FROM modelmod·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
Example sentences from the Web for model
On these the caster and modeller may work his will, and if he also possesses a good eye for color the results may be of the best.Home Taxidermy for Pleasure and Profit|Albert B. Farnham
It appears that he had been originally a modeller, and kept a little shop in Fleet-street, where he sold plaster-of-Paris images.
Later he established himself as a modeller in clay in Dublin, then Edinburgh and finally in London.
The implements required are two graving-points, one large and one small, a modeller and a spirit-lamp.The Decoration of Leather|Georges de Rcy
These evidence no small cleverness in the modeller, and the Baron insists on taking a dozen.Under the Southern Cross|Elizabeth Robins
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