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English definition of “pattern yourself on sb/sth”

pattern yourself on sb/sth

phrasal verb with pattern     /ˈpæt.ən/ US  /ˈpæt̬.ɚn/ verb
to copy something or someone: She patterns herself on her big sister.Copying and copiesForgery
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