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|" ... sitter comes to think he looks like his portrait. Remember Picasso's reply to Gertrude Stein's friends when they told him that ... "|
1 someone who is having their portrait (= picture of their face or body) painted
2 a babysitter
See at babysit.
model (PERSON) Show phonetics
a person who wears clothes so that they can be photographed or shown to possible buyers, or a person who is employed to be photographed or painted:
a fashion/nude model
She's going out with a male model.
I worked as an artist's model when I was a student.
See also supermodel.
model Show phonetics
verb [I or T] -ll- or US USUALLY -l-
to wear fashionable clothes, jewellery, etc. in order to advertise them:
Tatjana is modelling a Versace design.
I used to model when I was younger.
sitter-in n. （pl. sitters-in） 〔英〕 ＝baby-sitter; 座り込みに参加する人.