What is the opposite of model?

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Noun
Opposite of a three-dimensional representation of someone or something, typically on a smaller scale
“The original of the Eiffel Tower is at least fifty times the size of the sand replica.”
Noun
Opposite of a thing used as an example to follow or imitate
“He presents a powerful counterexample to the thesis that networks are structurally fixed.”
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing regarded as an excellent example of a specified quality
“Sargent is portrayed as modest, self-denying, and unambitious, the antithesis of the preening Oxford peacocks.”
Noun
Opposite of a person employed to display clothes by wearing them
“The agency received a call from a fashion designer who wanted one of the girls to model for her.”
Noun
Opposite of a principle or standard by which something may be judged or decided
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing regarded as precious or special
Noun
Opposite of an unrivaled or matchless person or thing
Noun
Opposite of something or someone that serves as a pattern of behavior to be imitated
“As a franchise consultant, he was a great advocate of the proven systems and processes established by McDonald's.”
Noun
Opposite of a noteworthy accomplishment or achievement
Noun
Opposite of a small statue, usually a figure much less than life size, especially when of marble or bronze, or of plaster or clay as a preparation for the marble or bronze, as distinguished from a figure in terra cotta etc.
Noun
Opposite of an arrangement or design serving as a model for comparable objects
“The KF5 is an excellent tank, but some felt that the airflow was a massive deviation from past models.”
Noun
Opposite of a model by which others are compared and aspire to
“They were also quick to slam the high-spending pop star whom they considered to be a bad example for youngsters.”
Noun
Opposite of a tangible or visible form of an idea, quality, or feeling
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing that has an uplifting influence on one's intellect, emotion or creativity
“She initially considered him to be a hindrance, but he would turn out to be a pillar of support.”
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing exemplifying the ideal or defining characteristics of something
Noun
Opposite of a required or agreed level of quality or attainment
“We are worried about the unimportance placed on safety regulations in this current workspace.”
Noun
Opposite of an exact copy or model of something, especially one on a smaller scale
Noun
Opposite of a role model or someone who has the characteristics of a mentor
“His status as a protege of the great artist had many benefits, but was ultimately a burden.”
Noun
Opposite of a concept or model
“The limitations of Neo's reality are self-imposed by the lens through which he's been taught to see the world.”
Noun
Opposite of a standard or pattern, especially of social behaviour, that is typical or expected
Noun
Opposite of the best or most ideal of its kind
Noun
Opposite of a work of art of recognized and established value
“The piece was remembered as a failure and a catalyst for change in artistic flair and style.”
Noun
Opposite of a female prostitute who accepts appointments by telephone
Noun
Opposite of a class or division of people or things regarded as having particular shared characteristics
Noun
Opposite of a plan or drawing of the function or workings of something to be produced
“Please tell me how I can use what looks like just a bunch of scribble on a piece of paper.”
Noun
Opposite of the lifelikeness of the thing that is being imitated or created
“It would have saved me the pain and heartache, but it would also have left me in my little bubble of idealism.”
Noun
Opposite of a (usually technical) description of an event or system that is considered to be accurate
“Experts cannot explain the mystery surrounding Lincoln's survival in the death zone of Mt. Everest.”
Noun
Opposite of a mold used to make an object by casting
Noun
Opposite of something that exhibits exceptional quality, something worth being shown
Noun
Opposite of a benevolent fictional character with superhuman powers, such as Superman
Noun
Opposite of a class, group, or kind sharing certain characteristics or qualities
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing that is a perfect example of a particular quality or type
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing that serves as an example of a type
Noun
Opposite of a woman or thing regarded as the finest or most outstanding in a particular sphere or group
“Roger, widely regarded as the king of tennis, has said playing in front of important people like Prince William was extremely special and a great pleasure.”
Noun
Opposite of an indication of the degree of something, or the standard for which others will be compared to
Noun
Opposite of a publication, version or launch of a given product
“The celebrity requested a suppression on the publication of the defamatory piece.”
Adjective
Opposite of being an idealized model worthy of imitation
“This is to say that Peter was a deficient craftsman with a poor ear for meter and rhythm.”
Adjective
Opposite of being the most representative model of
“While it bears no resemblance to the actual Big Ben clock tower by stealing the famous landmark's name, this clock effectively conveys what it's all about.”
Adjective
Opposite of being a (usually small-scale) representation of
“Today, you can still don a Revolutionary or Civil War uniform and join an artillery company that re-enacts skirmishes while firing full-size replica cannons.”
Adjective
Opposite of of the nature of a quintessence (in all senses)
Adjective
Opposite of not reprehensible, blameless, without blame
Adjective
Opposite of so good as to be an example worthy of imitation
Adjective
Opposite of capable of being imitated or copied
Adjective
Opposite of being the most suitable
“The novel is designed for adolescent children but is unsuitable for kids in the younger age bracket.”
Adjective
Opposite of suitable in the most precise manner
“Restrictions on trade provide, at best, a suboptimal approach to wildlife conservation.”
Adjective
Opposite of beyond imitation and without equal, especially in standard or quality
Verb
Opposite of to make a model of
“In 1766, Lisboa's son was called to remodel the sculpture over the main entrance and the towers.”
Verb
Opposite of to copy or derive (a piece of work) from another source
“The Greeks would originate a style of garden arrangement that would be the ruling principle of that art for many years to come.”
Verb
Opposite of to display for others to see, especially in regard to wearing clothing
“In previously published spy images of test truck prototypes, the company is trying hard to secrete the appearance of their new model.”
Verb
Opposite of to plan the look and function of a product by making a detailed drawing of it
“This is not the time and place to extemporize, because they will see right through our lack of planning.”
Verb
Opposite of to make or be made into a specific shape or form
“Goannas use a sideswipe with their heavy tail as their main weapon of defense and have been known to break the leg of a pursuing dog.”
Verb
Opposite of to render a depiction of something
“The author of that article was my aunt, and I don't believe she would ever intentionally misrepresent my image.”
Verb
Opposite of to make or design (anything) from something that serves as a pattern
“If the contractor wishes to change his design as developed, the conditions once more are silent.”
Verb
Opposite of to form or forge with a hammer
Verb
Opposite of to be a symbol or embodiment of
“I have every right to antithesize your deluded sentiment about certain religions.”
Verb
Opposite of to be a perfect example of
Verb
Opposite of to assume a particular position, especially in order to be photographed, painted, or drawn
Verb
Opposite of to represent by a drawing, painting, or other art forms
Verb
Opposite of cut away at
Verb
Opposite of to contrive of (something) using skill or ingenuity
“When Gamora found out Thanos's plan to destroy the universe she tried to stop him but failed miserably.”
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