Definition of pattern oneself afterUS
- When he started his own business, he patterned himself after his father.
: 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
: a person's self : one's own self
: one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self
: following in time or place : afterward, behind, later
: subsequently to the time when
: later in time
: located toward the rear and especially toward the stern of a ship or tail of an aircraft
used with a present participle to indicate action completed and especially just completed
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