puppet


puppet

noun

Definition of PUPPET

1
a small figure often of a human being used especially as a child's plaything <gave her a puppet with strings for a gift>
Synonyms action figure, dolly, poppet [Midland], puppet
2
one that is or can be used to further the purposes of another <accused the newspaper editor of being a puppet for the moneyed people of the town>

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