Synonyms of pattern in English:

pattern


See definition of pattern

noun

1‘the pattern on the wallpaper’

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design, decoration, motif, marking, ornament, ornamentation, device, figure

2‘the ants' behaviour pattern’

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system, order, arrangement, method, sequence, structure, scheme, plan, form, format, framework, composition, constitution, shape, make-up, configuration

3‘such a step would set the pattern for at least a generation’

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model, example, criterion, standard, basis, point of reference, gauge, norm, formula, guide, scale, guideline, yardstick, touchstone, benchmark, ideal, exemplar, paradigm, canon
blueprint, archetype, prototype, original, design
template, mould, cast, matrix, last, layout, outline, sketch, draft, stencil, sample, specimen, specification, shape, plan, style, source, type

4‘a book of textile patterns’

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sample, specimen, swatch

verb

1‘there is a dread that someone else is patterning your life’

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shape, influence, form, model, fashion, mould, style
affect, determine, direct, control, guide, lead