Model and Standard


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Model noun – Someone of such unequaled perfection as to deserve imitation.
Usage example: she's the very model of the dedicated teacher

Standard is a synonym for model in pattern topic. In some cases you can use "Standard" instead the word "Model" as a noun or an adjective, when it comes to topics like archetypal, quality, thing, good. popular alternative
Nearby Words: modeled, modelled, modelling, modeling, modeller
Synonyms for Model


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Standard noun – Something set up as an example against which others of the same type are compared.
Model is a synonym for standard in guideline topic. You can use "Model" instead the word "Standard" as a noun or an adjective, if it concerns topics such as quality, thing, good, perfection. popular alternative
Nearby Words: standardize, standardise, standardized, standardised, standardization
Synonyms for Standard

How words are described

old old model old standard
good good model good standard
female female model female standard
particular particular model particular standard
Other adjectives: better, normal, common, specific, certain, current, original, popular, small, actual, male, new, professional, advanced, traditional, former, military, classic, different, international.

Both words in one sentence

  • The Dwarf example is odd in that it's frequently referenced in-game that the Dwarven standard of beauty is for stout women, and compared to the men the model is very skinny.
  • Series / Mad About You Model Couple: Not quite models, but they're both good-looking enough to be an aversion of the Ugly Guy, Hot Wife trope that's so standard of many sitcoms.
  • Video Game / Dance Dance Revolution Since SuperNOVA (and especially X), DDR cabinets outside of Japan have awful pads as a standard feature: someone will probably get a Perfect Full Combo on Valkyrie dimension Oni before someone ever makes a Raw Thrills DDR X cabinet play just as good as a Japanese model.
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