supermodel

noun
su·​per·​mod·​el | \ ˈsü-pər-ˌmä-dᵊl How to pronounce supermodel (audio) \

Definition of supermodel

: a famous and successful fashion model

Examples of supermodel in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Her older sister, Adwoa, is already a supermodel, and her parents are no strangers to the fashion world either. Baze Mpinja, Allure, "The Art of Being Kesewa Aboah," 13 Oct. 2020 The supermodel’s camel coat paired beautifully with the dress and her chainmail bag, but her most striking add-on was a mask that took the brand’s liquid metal motif into new territory. Janelle Okwodu, Vogue, "This Week, the Best-Dressed Stars Went Green and Glamorous," 12 Oct. 2020 At his criminal trial the judge allowed five other women, including supermodel Janice Dickinson, to testify that Cosby had incapacitated and assaulted them in other incidents. Mallika Kallingal And Brian Vitagliano, CNN, "Pennsylvania Supreme Court to hear oral arguments in Bill Cosby's appeal," 9 Oct. 2020 The weekly talk series this month is with local breast cancer survivors, including Dallas' original supermodel, Jan Strimple, and motivational fashion blogger Cathy Williamson. Maria Halkias, Dallas News, "Is mall marketing a lost cause? Here are some answers from Galleria Dallas," 7 Oct. 2020 Messika by Kate Moss, the British supermodel’s new collaboration with the French jeweler, unveiled today at Paris Fashion Week, features 70 pieces of high jewelry divided into 11 sets. Alison S. Cohn, Harper's BAZAAR, "Kate Moss Wants to Wear Diamonds “All the Time, in Every Situation”," 5 Oct. 2020 After Hadid's boyfriend, Zayn Malik, confirmed the arrival of their first child together on Wednesday, the supermodel, 25, shared an Instagram post celebrating her baby girl. Eric Todisco, PEOPLE.com, "Gigi Hadid Says Newborn Daughter Has 'Already Changed Our World': 'So in Love'," 24 Sep. 2020 Everyone loves the famous Rivas: Nina, a surfer and supermodel; brothers Jay and Hud, one a championship surfer, the other a feted photographer; and then there's their beloved baby sister, Kit. Maureen Lee Lenker, EW.com, "Taylor Jenkins Reid announces she's taking us to the '80s with new novel Malibu Rising," 22 Sep. 2020 The supermodel, who shares her 9-year-old son Flynn with ex-husband Bloom, posted a photo holding a daisy on Instagram on August 14. Emily Tannenbaum, Glamour, "Miranda Kerr May Have Shared the Name of Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom's Daughter Weeks Ago," 28 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of supermodel

1967, in the meaning defined above

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“Supermodel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supermodel. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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supermodel

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How to pronounce supermodel (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of supermodel

: a very famous and successful fashion model

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