model Idioms & Phrases
noun a person who poses for a painter or sculptor
noun a representation (drawing or model) of something in which the outside is omitted to reveal the inner parts
cutaway; cutaway drawing.
noun someone who models dresses
noun a woman who wears clothes to display fashions
mannequin; manakin; model; manikin; mannikin.
- she was too fat to be a mannequin
noun the first widely available automobile powered by a gasoline engine; mass-produced by Henry Ford from 1908 to 1927
New`-mod"el transitive verb
noun a model who poses for photographers
noun someone worthy of imitation
- every child needs a role model
(Shipbuilding), a model of a vessel formed of boards which are shaped according to the water lines as shown in the plans and laid upon each other to form a solid model.
- a model of a machine which can do on a small scale the work which the machine itself does, or expected to do.