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

Definition of supermodel

: a famous and successful fashion model

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And while the designer is known for pulling in ruling supermodels like Bella and Gigi Hadid, the black models stole the show this season. Nandi Howard, Essence, "NYFW: Black Models Closed Out Fashion Week With A Bang At Marc Jacobs," 13 Sep. 2019 Instead, Cameron posed solo, while Gigi struck her best supermodel poses alongside her sister Bella Hadid. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, "Gigi Hadid and Tyler Cameron Came This Close to Walking the Red Carpet Together at NYFW," 9 Sep. 2019 For supermodel Martha Hunt, getting ready for a night out is part of the fun. Jenna Rennert, Vogue, "How Martha Hunt Transforms Her Daytime Glow into Night-Out Glam," 4 Sep. 2019 Recently, following her near-death experience in 2016’s Civil War II comic, Walters lost control over her abilities and supermodel-esque physical transformation. Richard Newby, The Hollywood Reporter, "How 'She-Hulk' Solves a Longtime Marvel Problem," 30 Aug. 2019 Sean Spicer — 47, former White House press secretary Christie Brinkley — 65, supermodelMore:Trump's former aide joins 'Dancing with the Stars;' Here are all the other celebs competing USA Today contributed to this story. Brian Mccollum, Detroit Free Press, "The Supremes' Mary Wilson to compete on 'Dancing With the Stars'," 21 Aug. 2019 The Cy Young winner and supermodel were dressed to impress as Verlander donned a light blue suit and Upton stunned a red strapless dress. Marcy De Luna, Houston Chronicle, "Astros rock the red carpet ahead of 2019 MLB All-Star Game," 10 July 2019 And dating a supermodel wouldn't be a bad look whatsoever. Ineye Komonibo, Marie Claire, "Gigi Hadid and Tyler Cameron Really Might Be a Thing," 9 Aug. 2019 The supermodel is no stranger to changing up her look—and her hair color. Abby Gardner, Glamour, "Bella Hadid Dyed Her Hair Blond and Looks Exactly Like Gigi Now," 18 July 2019

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First Known Use of supermodel

1967, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of supermodel

: a very famous and successful fashion model

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