When I became a father I really had only one role model: my own father.
Kate gets all the credit for wearing Main Street bargains, but she's only following in the path of her role model.
He was our role model, our instructor on making mischief, our hero.
Their role model was the March 11, 2004 attack on Madrid's trains that killed or wounded almost 2,000.
Still, her exasperation over being a role model for the gay community seemed to be headed towards a breaking point.
Berney then went on to say that he considered the former Baltimore Raven to be “a model citizen and a role model.”
At home, she was a “rock for the rest of the family” and “a role model for the younger kids,” says a family friend.
He talks to Kara Cutruzzula about online dating, being a role model, and why his new book trumps Seinfeld's.
A role model is someone whose behaviors one seeks to emulate.
Franklin Roosevelt—the president now hailed as a role model for Obama—would not make it through the current scrutiny.
role model n.
A person who serves as a model in a particular behavioral or social role for another person to emulate.
A person who serves as an example of the values, attitudes, and behaviors associated with a role. For example, a father is a role model for his sons. Role models can also be persons who distinguish themselves in such a way that others admire and want to emulate them. For example, a woman who becomes a successful brain surgeon or airline pilot can be described as a role model for other women.