model

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmɒdəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈmɑdəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(modl)


Inflections of 'model' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
When both "l" and "ll" forms exist, spellings with a double "l" are correct, but rare, in US English, while those with a single "l" are not correct in UK English.
models
v 3rd person singular
modelling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." (Mainly UK)
modeling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." (US)
modelled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (Mainly UK)
modeled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (US)
modelled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (Mainly UK)
modeled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (US)
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

model

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [fashion, hand, clothing, business, teen, super, top, male] model
  2. be a [good, bad] role model (to)
  3. a [3D, flat, compact, computer-generated] model
  4. a [1:4] scale model
  5. a [linear, practical, theoretical] model
  6. a [realistic, life-like, life-sized] model
  7. a [pricing, marketing, data, simulation] model
  8. the [standard, current, previous] model
  9. [design, draw, draft, build] a model
  10. [launch, bring out, release] a new model
  11. [select, buy, drive] a new model
  12. what model is your [camera, car, cellphone]?
  13. a model of the [proposed, planned, new, future] building
  14. a model of the (future) [airport, terminal, house]
  15. is a model of [hard work, decency, good behavior]
  16. is the (very) model of human [nature, kindness, volatility]
  17. a (life) model for the art [class, lesson]
  18. a model of the [universe, galaxy, solar system, Milky Way]
n as adj
  1. runs a model agency
v
  1. model for a living
  2. model in [a magazine, an ad]
  3. has modeled in [Vogue, France]
  4. models for [Vogue, a fashion house]
  5. models on [TV, the runway]
  6. started modeling [at 13, when she was 17]
  7. models [dresses, outfits, swimsuits, clothes]
  8. model the [trend, data]
  9. modeled [the economy, current events]
  10. models the behavior of
  11. model the [human body, brain, movement]
  12. modeled using [3D images, robots]
  13. modeled after [his design, the empire state building, her theory]
  14. modeled from the [data, numbers, information]
  15. modeled around the [idea, theory, concept] that
adj
  1. makes model [airplanes, cars, ships]
  2. a model [sports car, fighter plane]
  3. plays with his model [railway, trains]
  4. model (car) showroom
  5. is a model [citizen, employee]
  6. visit a model village
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