Definition of role modelling in English:

role modelling

(US role modeling)

noun

  • 1Originally Social Psychology. The practice of acting as a role model for others.

  • 2Originally and chiefly Social Psychology. The imitation of the behaviour of a role model.

Origin

1950s. From role + modelling, after role model.

Pronunciation

role modelling

/ˈrəʊl ˌmɒdlɪŋ/