Translation of "model" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /ˈmɒd·əl/ us /ˈmɑ·dəl/

A2 a smaller copy of a real object

modelo, miniatura, maquete
He makes models as a hobby.

A2 a particular type of machine or car that a company makes

I think her car is a slightly older model.

B1 someone whose job is wearing clothes for photographs or fashion shows

a top fashion model
verb uk /ˈmɒd·əl/ us /ˈmɑ·dəl/ present participle UK modelling or US modeling, past tense and past participle UK modelled or US modeled

to wear clothes in fashion shows and photographs as a model

trabalhar como modelo
She’s been modelling for years.

(Translation of “model” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)