pattern (something) on
Definition of pattern (something) on
: to design (something) so that it is similar to something else Her garden is patterned on one she saw on her travels.
Word by Word Definitions
: a form or model proposed for imitation : exemplar
: something designed or used as a model for making things
: an artistic, musical, literary, or mechanical design or form
: to make, adapt, or fashion according to a pattern
: some indeterminate or unspecified thing
: a person or thing of consequence
: one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different
: in some degree : somewhat
: used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective
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