hand puppet

noun
|Updated on: 12 Jul 2018

Definition of hand puppet

: puppet 1a

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First Known Use of hand puppet

1929

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HAND PUPPET Defined for English Language Learners

hand puppet

Definition of hand puppet for English Language Learners

  • : a puppet that fits over your hand like a glove and is moved by the fingers and hand of its wearer


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