model oneself on
Definition of model oneself on
: to try to be like and to behave like (someone one admires) She models herself on the leaders that came before her.
Word by Word Definitions
: a set of plans for a building
: copy, image
: structural design
: to plan or form after a pattern : shape
: to make into an organization (such as an army, government, or parish)
: to shape or fashion in a plastic material
: serving as or capable of serving as a pattern
: being a usually miniature representation of something
: one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self
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