Model

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Definition

a model: a representation, a copy; a version; an attractive person whose job is to display clothes
noun
This is the model for our next set of perfume bottles, the shape is an innovative design.
Kevin just purchased the latest model of this car, it was only released 5 days ago!
The party was filled with fashion models who looked as if they had just come off the catwalks in Milan.
Xavier was a role model for Bruno. Bruno aspired to be like Xavier.

to model: to shape, to form, to design; to display clothes on one's body
verb
Luna modeled a giant candle out of wax.

(This is my mother. She's) a model: (This is my mother. She's) someone who wears clothes for money
I model clothes for all the top fashion designers in Europe.

Examples

  • "I earn a six-figure salary, I'm a former model, and have my own two-bedroom apartment in Pacific Heights."
  • "He was one of the first to use black runway models in his shows, and his 'ready to wear' lines of clothing democratized fashion for the masses."
  • "Jackson : I'm going to drop the models on the floor, one by one."
  • "Brian Get rid of your model girlfriends when you want a new one?"
  • "Re : The man who models"
  • "The model in question is practically naked."
  • "Incidentally, food manufacturers and major supermarkets are currently recruiting models for both the obese and slim photographs."
  • "Aside from its famed lines of clothing, elegant runway models and shows, PLP released a number of high-end fragrances over the years including the controversial 'Opiate'."
  • "Model girlfriend needed to talk."
  • "As you know, Ivana BümBüm, the model who appears in our TV commercials, and who is considered to be the face of Delavigne, has been photographed taking cocaine."

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