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 Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Noun: person or thing worthy of imitation
Synonyms:
idol, paragon, example , good example, shining example, icon , hero , heroine, role model, archetype, prototype, pattern , paradigm, ideal , saint , epitome , mirror , patron saint
Sense: Noun: duplicate
Synonyms:
miniature, figurine, mockup, mock-up, imitation, duplicate , copy
Sense: Noun: figure in art or fashion
Synonyms:
sitter, artist's model, mannequin, subject , muse , figure , manikin
Sense: Noun: version
Synonyms:
version, variant, rendition, variety , form , design , style
Sense: Verb: form
Synonyms:
form , shape , mold , mould (UK), fashion , create , figure , sculpture , carve, cast , cut , chisel , hew, sketch , sculpt
Sense: Verb: copy - UK
Synonyms:
copy , trace , duplicate , sketch , reflect , reduce , represent , illustrate , follow , parody, act like, print , echo , clone, caricature, affect , ape , emulate, assume , make like, borrow , carbon copy, do like, follow in sb's footsteps, follow suit, impersonate, match , mirror , put on (informal), take off (UK, informal), replicate, spoof
Sense: Verb: base
Synonyms:
base , design , copy , take inspiration from, use sth/sb as a reference, adapt
Sense: Verb: serve as a model
Synonyms:
sit , sit for, pose , strike a pose, be a model
Sense: Verb: show off - clothing
Synonyms:
show off, show , wear , parade , pose in, display , sport
Sense: Adjective: duplicate or miniature
Synonyms:
miniature, toy , imitation, mock , mini (suffix)
Sense: Adjective: exemplary
Synonyms:
exemplary, ideal , textbook, flawless , perfect , impeccable

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