glove puppet Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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glove puppetnoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US hand puppet)
a ​toyperson or ​animal that has a ​soft, ​hollowbody so that you can put ​yourhand inside and ​moveitshead and ​arms with ​yourfingers
(Definition of glove puppet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “glove puppet”
in Chinese (Simplified) (用手指操纵的)手套式木偶,手偶…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用手指操縱的)手套式木偶,手偶…
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