pattern: 意味と定義




  • A model or original used as an archetype.
  • A person or thing considered worthy of imitation.
  • A plan, diagram, or model to be followed in making things: a dress pattern. See Synonyms at ideal.
  • A representative sample; a specimen.
  • An artistic or decorative design: a paisley pattern. See Synonyms at figure.
  • A design of natural or accidental origin: patterns of bird formations.
  • A consistent, characteristic form, style, or method, as:
  • A composite of traits or features characteristic of an individual or a group: one's pattern of behavior.
  • Form and style in an artistic work or body of artistic works.
  • The configuration of gunshots upon a target that is used as an indication of skill in shooting.
  • The distribution and spread, around a targeted region, of spent shrapnel, bomb fragments, or shot from a shotgun.
  • Enough material to make a complete garment.
  • A test pattern.
  • The flight path of an aircraft about to land: a flight pattern.
  • Football A pass pattern.
  • To make, mold, or design by following a pattern: We patterned this plan on the previous one. My daughter patterned her military career after her father's.
  • To cover or ornament with a design or pattern.
  • To make a pattern.