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MARIONETTE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does marionette mean? 

MARIONETTE (noun)
  The noun MARIONETTE has 1 sense:

1. a small figure of a person operated from above with strings by a puppeteer

  Familiarity information: MARIONETTE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


MARIONETTE (noun)


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Meaning:

A small figure of a person operated from above with strings by a puppeteer

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

marionette; puppet

Hypernyms ("marionette" is a kind of...):

figure (a model of a bodily form (especially of a person))


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