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model

noun

1 model

A hypothetical description of a complex entity or process:
— The computer program was based on a model of the circulatory and respiratory systems.

synonyms: framework, theoretical account.

Roget 650: perfection; perfectness etc. adj.; indefectibility; impeccancy, impeccability.    pink, beau ideal, phenix, paragon; pink of perfection, acme of perfection; ne plus ultra [Lat.]; ... show more

Roget 21: copy, facsimile, counterpart, effigies, effigy, form, likeness.    image, picture, photo, xerox, similitude, semblance, ectype, ... show more



2 model

A type of product.

Dutch: model
Polish: model, wzór

3 model

A person who poses for a photographer or painter or sculptor:
— The president didn't have time to be a model so the artist worked from photos.

synonym: poser.

Dutch: model
Polish: model

4 model

Representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale).

synonym: simulation.

Dutch: model
Polish: model

5 model

Something to be imitated:
— A model of clarity.
— He is the very model of a modern major general.

synonyms: example, exemplar, good example.

Roget 136: frequency, oftness, oftenness, commonness; repetition etc. 104; normality etc. 80; example (conformity) 82; routine, ... show more

Roget 948: good man, honest man, worthy.    good woman, perfect lady, Madonna.    model, paragon etc. (perfection) 650; good example; hero, ... show more

Roget 82: conformity, conformance; observance; habituation.    naturalization; conventionality etc. (custom) 613; agreement etc. 23.    example, instance, ... show more

Roget 22: prototype, original, model, pattern, precedent, standard, ideal, reference, scantling, type; archetype, antitype; protoplast, module, ... show more

Dutch: model, toonbeeld, toonvoorbeeld, voorbeeld

6 model

Someone worthy of imitation:
— Every child needs a role model.

synonym: role model.

Dutch: rolmodel
Polish: przykład, wzór, wzorzec

7 model

A representative form or pattern.

synonym: example.

Dutch: model, specimen, voorbeeld

8 model

A woman who wears clothes to display fashions.

synonyms: fashion model, manakin, manikin, mannequin, mannikin.

Roget 554: representation, representment; imitation etc. 19; illustration, delineation, depictment; imagery, portraiture, iconography; design, designing; art, ... show more

Dutch: mannequin, model, pasdame
Polish: modelka

9 model

The act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale).

synonyms: modeling, modelling.

Dutch: modelbouw

verb

1 model

Plan or create according to a model or models.

synonym: pattern.

2 model

Form in clay, wax, etc:
— Model a head with clay.

synonyms: mold, mould.

Roget 557: sculpture, carve, cut, chisel, model, mold; cast [Slang].   

Roget 240: form, shape, figure, fashion, efform, carve, cut, chisel, hew, cast; rough hew, rough cast; sketch; block out, ... show more

3 model

Assume a posture as for artistic purposes.

synonyms: pose, posture, sit.

Dutch: poseren

4 model

Display (clothes) as a mannequin.

5 model

Create a representation or model of.

synonym: simulate.

Dutch: simuleren

6 model

Construct a model of:
— Model an airplane.

synonym: mock up.

Dutch: inspireren, modelleren

adjective

1 model

Worthy of imitation:
— Model citizens.

synonym: exemplary.

Roget 650: perfect, faultless; indefective, indeficient, indefectible; immaculate, spotless, impeccable; free from imperfection etc. 651; unblemished, uninjured etc. ... show more

Polish: przykładny, wzorowy


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