modeled modeled  /ˈmɑ dəld/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) resembling sculpture

Usage(s):

  1. Some of his luxurious condos command as much as $15 million a unit, and his Vegas project is a five-star hotel and casino complex, modeled after Barcelona's famed Las Ramblas.
  2. She left New York for Miami, where she modeled for a few more years, then vanished, reemerging in Southern California in 1992.
  3. Kagame, 51, is one of few leaders who have successfully modeled the transition from soldier to statesman.

News

  1. Flooding Relocates Riverside Theatre for Second Time

    IOWA CITY, Iowa - The Riverside Festival Stage in lower City Park is the summer home of the cast and crew of the Riverside Theatre. Modeled after the historic Globe Theatre in London, each June through July they use it to perform Shakespeare and other plays.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: KCRG-TV9 Cedar Rapids

  2. Hasbro, Rovio Cut a Deal

    Hasbro cut a deal with Rovio Entertainment to develop toys and physical games modeled on the Angry Birds brand.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Zacks via Yahoo! Finance

  3. $8 million speakers? Home theaters fit for a king

    Boldly going where no budget has gone before. This Trekkie created his own theater modeled after a "Star Trek" ship bridge. (Credit: Electronics Systems Consultants) For some people, an ordinary old giant flat-screen television and Blu-ray player just aren't enough. How much would you spend for the best of the best? Some hard-core videophiles and audiophiles dump incredible amounts of cash on ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: CNET

Quotes

  1. "I've learned so much from them and have a tremendous amount of respect for what they've built," Stewart said in a statement. "I've modeled my USAC and World of Outlaws teams the same way they built their NASCAR team, and I made it a point to...
    on Jul 9, 2008 By: Tony Stewart Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

  2. "If BOP and wellhead are removed and if we have incorrectly modeled the restrictions -- the rate could be as high as 100,000 barrels per day up the casing," the released file said.
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Edward Markey Source: Xinhua

  3. "I am descended from people once forbidden their most basic and fundamental freedoms, a people desperate for hope and willing to fight for it - and so are you," Patrick told the crowd. "This commonwealth, and nation modeled on it, is at its...
    on Jan 4, 2007 By: Deval Patrick Source: International Herald Tribune

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