model oneself on

Definition of model oneself on

  1. :  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

  1. :  a set of plans for a building

    :  copy, image

    :  structural design

  1. :  to plan or form after a pattern :  shape

    :  to make into an organization (as an army, government, or parish)

    :  to shape or fashion in a plastic material

  1. :  serving as or capable of serving as a pattern

    :  being a usually miniature representation of something

  1. :  one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

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to criticize severely

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