Definition of Model


  • the act of representing something (usually on a smaller scale)
  • a woman who wears clothes to display fashions
    "she was too fat to be a mannequin"
    - fashion model
  • a representative form or pattern
    "I profited from his example"
  • someone worthy of imitation
    "every child needs a role model"
    - role model
  • something to be imitated
    "an exemplar of success"
    "a model of clarity"
    "he is the very model of a modern major general"
    - good example
  • representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)
  • a person who poses for a photographer or painter or sculptor
    "the president didn't have time to be a model so the artist worked from photos"
  • a type of product
    "his car was an old model"
  • a hypothetical description of a complex entity or process
    "the computer program was based on a model of the circulatory and respiratory systems"
    - theoretical account


  • construct a model of
    "model an airplane"
    - mock up
  • create a representation or model of
    "The pilots are trained in conditions simulating high-altitude flights"
  • display (clothes) as a mannequin
    "model the latest fashion"
  • assume a posture as for artistic purposes
    "We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often"
  • form in clay, wax, etc
    "model a head with clay"
  • plan or create according to a model or models


  • worthy of imitation
    "exemplary behavior"
    "model citizens"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Model

  • Scrabble® score of the model (8)
  • Word Chums® score of the model (11)
  • Words With Friends® score of the model (10)

Unscramble model

43 unscramble word found using the letters model.

de del delo demo do doe dol dole dom dome ed el eld elm em emo led lo lod lode lome lomed me med mel meld mo mod mode model moe mol mold mole moled od ode oe old olde ole olm om