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marionettenoun [C]

uk   /ˌmær.i.əˈnet/ us   /ˌmer.i.əˈnet/
a small model of a person or animal with parts of the body that are moved with strings
(Definition of marionette from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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marionettenoun [C]

us   /ˌmær·i·əˈnet/
a small model of a person or animal, controlled from above by strings attached to its movable body parts and used as characters on small stages as an entertainment
(Definition of marionette from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “marionette”
in Spanish marioneta…
in Vietnamese con rối…
in Malaysian boneka bertali…
in Thai หุ่นกระบอก…
in French marionnette…
in German die Marionette…
in Chinese (Simplified) 牵线木偶…
in Indonesian boneka tali…
in Chinese (Traditional) 牽線木偶…
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