effigy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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effigynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈef.ɪ.dʒi/
a ​model or other ​object that ​represents someone, ​especially one of a ​hatedperson that is ​hanged or ​burned in a ​publicplace: Crowds ​marched through the ​streetscarryingburning effigies of the ​president.
(Definition of effigy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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effigynoun [C]

 us   /ˈef·ə·dʒi/
a ​model of a ​person
(Definition of effigy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “effigy”
in Spanish efigie…
in Vietnamese hình vẽ, hình nộm…
in Malaysian patung Buddha…
in Thai รูปปั้น…
in French effigie…
in German das Abbild…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指被憎恨的人的)模拟像,雕像, 画像…
in Turkish insan maketi, maket…
in Russian изображение, чучело…
in Indonesian tiruan…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指被憎恨的人的)模擬像,雕像, 畫像:…
in Polish kukła…
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