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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mold, mould, molding, moulding, modeling, clay sculpturenoun

    sculpture produced by molding

  2. modeling, modelling, molding, mouldingnoun

    a preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied

  3. model, modelling, modelingnoun

    the act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)


  1. modelingnoun

    The art of sculpting models from clay etc. to create a representation of something.

  2. modelingnoun

    The representation of depth in a two-dimensional image.

  3. modelingnoun

    The profession of someone who models clothes.

  4. modelingnoun

    The construction and use of a computer model of a physical system.

  5. modelingnoun

    The learning of a new skill by copying other people.


  1. modeling

    Modeling is a method used in various disciplines to create a representation or simulation of a real world system, concept or phenomenon. This representation can be used to understand, analyze, or predict the behavior of the system or phenomenon. Depending on the context, modeling can be mathematical, statistical, physical, or even conceptual, and it typically involves constructing a model using certain assumptions and parameters.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Modeling

    of Model

  2. Modelingnoun

    the act or art of making a model from which a work of art is to be executed; the formation of a work of art from some plastic material. Also, in painting, drawing, etc., the expression or indication of solid form

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  1. gold mine

  2. goldmine

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of modeling in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of modeling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of modeling in a Sentence

  1. Brooklyn Decker:

    The biggest challenge [in modeling] is seeing people I know get sucked into everything from the temptations to weight problems.

  2. Zach Miko:

    Modeling has changed my life, modeling never was even thought of as an option. It wasn’t even a conceivable notion. My biggest focus in modeling is to try to make it available to anyone who loves it. The men’s industry is definitely playing catch up with women’s industry as far as diversity and inclusion goes.

  3. Donald Trump:

    They're asking for it. They started, they started from the beginning of the campaign putting my picture from modeling days. That was my modeling days and I'm proud what I did. I worked very hard.

  4. Amy Yaroch:

    The kids were positively influenced by their peers through role modeling of healthy behaviors, we know from behavioral theory that role modeling is an effective strategy to get people( including young kids) to adopt healthy behaviors. Parents typically serve as role models, but peers can be a very strong influence as well, especially if they are viewed as ‘ cool ’ by their peers.

  5. Robert Muir-Wood:

    It can be hard to convince the insurance sector that they need to do some modeling of something which they haven't yet seen the impact of, modeling is expensive, it's going to take up time.

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