Definitions for model
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word model.
model, theoretical account, frameworknoun
a hypothetical description of a complex entity or process
"the computer program was based on a model of the circulatory and respiratory systems"
a type of product
"his car was an old 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"
representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)
exemplar, example, model, good examplenoun
something to be imitated
"an exemplar of success"; "a model of clarity"; "he is the very model of a modern major general"
model, role modelnoun
someone worthy of imitation
"every child needs a role model"
a representative form or pattern
"I profited from his example"
mannequin, manikin, mannikin, manakin, fashion model, modelnoun
a woman who wears clothes to display fashions
"she was too fat to be a mannequin"
model, modelling, modelingadjective
the act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)
worthy of imitation
"exemplary behavior"; "model citizens"
plan or create according to a model or models
model, mold, mouldverb
form in clay, wax, etc
"model a head with clay"
model, pose, sit, postureverb
assume a posture as for artistic purposes
"We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often"
display (clothes) as a mannequin
"model the latest fashion"
create a representation or model of
"The pilots are trained in conditions simulating high-altitude flights"
model, mock upverb
construct a model of
"model an airplane"
A person who is employed to wear clothing for the purpose of advertising or display, or who poses with a product for the same purpose; a mannequin; as, a fashion model.
A particular version or design of an object that is made in multiple versions; as, the 1993 model of the Honda Accord; the latest model of the HP laserjet printer. For many manufactured products, the model name is encoded as part of the model number.
An abstract and often simplified conceptual representation of the workings of a system of objects in the real world, which often includes mathematical or logical objects and relations representing the objects and relations in the real-world system, and constructed for the purpose of explaining the workings of the system or predicting its behavior under hypothetical conditions; as, the administration's model of the United States economy predicts budget surpluses for the next fifteen years; different models of the universe assume different values for the cosmological constant; models of proton structure have grown progressively more complex in the past century.
A person who poses as a pattern for an artist; as, the artist used his daughter as a model for an Indian maiden.
A person who serves as a subject for artwork or fashion, usually in the medium of photography but also for painting or drawing.
The beautiful model had her face on the cover of almost every fashion magazine imaginable.
A miniature representation of a physical object.
The boy played with a model of a World War II fighter plane.
A simplified representation used to explain the workings of a real world system or event.
The computer weather model did not correctly predict the path of the hurricane.
A style, type, or design.
He decided to buy the turbo engine model of the sports car.
The structural design of a complex system.
The team developed a sound business model.
A praiseworthy example to be copied, with or without modifications.
British parliamentary democracy was seen as a model for other countries to follow.
An interpretation function which assigns a truth value to each atomic proposition.
An interpretation which makes a certain sentence true, in which case that interpretation is called a model of that sentence.
A particular style, design, or make of a particular product.
This year's model features four doors instead of two.
To display for others to see, especially in regard to wearing clothing while performing the role of a fashion model.
She modelled the shoes for her friends to see.
To use as an object in the creation of a forecast or model.
They modelled the data with a computer to analyze the experiment's results.
To make a miniature model of.
He takes great pride in his skill at modeling airplanes.
To create from a substance such as clay.
The sculptor modelled the clay into the form of a dolphin.
To make a model or models.
To be a model of any kind.
The actress used to model before being discovered by Hollywood.
An identifier of a product given by its manufacturer (also called model number).
Worthy of being a model; exemplary.
Etymology: From modelle, from modello, from modellus, diminutive form of modulus, diminutive of modus; see mode, and compare module, modulus, mould, mold.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: modele, French; modulus, Latin.
I’ll draw the form and model of our battle;
Limit each leader to his several charge,
And part in just proportion our small strength. William Shakespeare.
You have the models of several ancient temples, though the temples and the gods are perished. Addison.
A fault it would be if some king should build his mansion-house by the model of Solomon’s palace. Richard Hooker, b. v.
They cannot see sin in those means they use, with intent to reform to their models what they call religion. Charles I .
Nothing can we call our own but death;
And that small model of the barren earth,
Which serves as paste and cover to our bones. William Shakespeare.
As he who presumes steps into the throne of God, so he that despairs measures providence by his own little contracted model. Robert South, Sermons.
I have commended to his goodness
The model of our chaste loves, his young daughter. William Shakespeare.
England! model to thy inward greatness,
Like little body with a mighty heart. William Shakespeare.
To plan; to shape; to mould; to form; to delineate.
Etymology: modeler, French.
When they come to model heav’n,
And calculate the stars, how they will wield
The mighty frame. John Milton, Par. Lost, b. viii.
The government is modelled after the same manner with that of the Cantons, as much as so small a community can imitate those of so large an extent. Joseph Addison, on Italy.
a miniature representation of a thing, with the several parts in due proportion; sometimes, a facsimile of the same size
something intended to serve, or that may serve, as a pattern of something to be made; a material representation or embodiment of an ideal; sometimes, a drawing; a plan; as, the clay model of a sculpture; the inventor's model of a machine
anything which serves, or may serve, as an example for imitation; as, a government formed on the model of the American constitution; a model of eloquence, virtue, or behavior
that by which a thing is to be measured; standard
any copy, or resemblance, more or less exact
a person who poses as a pattern to an artist
suitable to be taken as a model or pattern; as, a model house; a model husband
to plan or form after a pattern; to form in model; to form a model or pattern for; to shape; to mold; to fashion; as, to model a house or a government; to model an edifice according to the plan delineated
to make a copy or a pattern; to design or imitate forms; as, to model in wax
Etymology: [F. modle, It. modello, fr. (assumed) L. modellus, fr. modulus a small measure, dim. of modus. See Mode, and cf. Module.]
A model, is a person who is employed to promote, display, or advertise commercial products or to serve as a visual object for people who are creating works of art. Modelling is considered to be different from other types of public performance, such as an acting, dancing or being a mime artist. The boundary between modelling and performing is, however, not well defined, although such activities as appearing in a movie or a play are almost never labelled as modelling. Types of modelling include fashion, glamour, fitness, bikini, fine art, body-part and commercial print models. Models are featured in a variety of media formats including books, magazines, movies, newspapers, and TV. Fashion models are sometimes featured in movies Looker, reality television shows, or music videos.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
mod′el, n. something to show the mode or way: something to be copied: a pattern: a mould: an imitation of something on a smaller scale: a living person from whom an artist works: something worthy of imitation.—adj. serving as a model: fit for a model.—v.t. to form after a model: to shape: to make a model or copy of: to form in some soft material.—v.i. to practise modelling:—pr.p. mod′elling; pa.p. mod′elled.—ns. Mod′eller; Mod′elling, the act or art of making a model of something, a branch of sculpture. [Fr.,—L. modulus, dim. of modus, a measure.]
A type of computer or digital representation of data, information or statistics.
The computer model was accurate, true and structured.
Submitted by MaryC on March 21, 2020
The creation and design of a system.
The business model was easy and simple so many chose to create their system in a similar way.
Submitted by MaryC on February 18, 2020
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'model' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #742
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'model' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1510
Rank popularity for the word 'model' in Nouns Frequency: #207
Rank popularity for the word 'model' in Verbs Frequency: #1038
The numerical value of model in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of model in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
The Internet has ripped a hole in the business model of many great news organisations.
What we have now is a promise that Doi Suthep forest will be restored, i think this could be a model for other parts of the country that public projects must not only be legal, but they must also consider local people's opinions.
Unions are in a state of crisis and are desperately trying to figure out a model to stay relevant.
By getting clarity about things like customers, revenue model and resources, you get to an understanding of what makes your business different.
And this is guaranteed by the 5G wholesale operator model proposed by Exatel.
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Translations for model
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- قدوة, موديل, نموذجArabic
- өлгө, үрнәкBashkir
- model, maquetaCatalan, Valencian
- vzor, modelka, manekýn, model, manekýna, manekýnkaCzech
- Modell, Fotomodell, Mannequin, Model, Vorbild, modellierenGerman
- pozisto, pozistinoEsperanto
- ejemplar, maqueta, modelo, ejemplo, modelar, mostrar, graficar, armar, proyectar, moldearSpanish
- مانکن, مدلPersian
- malli, pienoismalli, esikuvallinen, mannekiini, muodostaa, esitellä, mallintaa, muovataFinnish
- mannequin, maquette, modèle, exemplaire, exemple, modéliser, modelerFrench
- dèanamhScottish Gaelic
- modell, manöken, modellez, mintáz, modellkedikHungarian
- modello, modella, esemplare, modellino, presentare, modellare, indossareItalian
- 模型, モデル, 模範Japanese
- peragawati, peragawanMalay
- model, mannequin, modelleren, staan, tonenDutch
- model, makieta, wzór, podręcznikowy, modelka, wzorcowyPolish
- modelo, modelar, exemplarPortuguese
- моде́ль, маке́т, фасо́н, образцовый, этало́н, шабло́н, образе́цRussian
- förebild, föredöme, modell, fotomodell, exemplarisk, föredömlig, mannekäng, modell-Swedish
- người mẫuVietnamese
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