Puppet vs. Marionette

Puppet vs. Marionette — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Puppet and Marionette

Puppetnoun

A small figure of a person or animal, having a cloth body and hollow head, designed to be fitted over and manipulated by the hand.

Marionettenoun

A jointed puppet manipulated from above by strings or wires attached to its limbs.

Puppetnoun

A figure having jointed parts animated from above by strings or wires; a marionette.

Marionettenoun

A puppet, usually made of wood, which is animated by the pulling of strings.

Puppetnoun

A toy representing a human figure; a doll.

Marionettenoun

The buffel duck.

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Puppetnoun

One whose behavior is determined by the will of others

a political puppet.

Marionetteverb

(transitive) To control (somebody) as if they were a puppet; to manipulate.

Puppetnoun

Any small model of a person or animal able to be moved by strings or rods, or in the form of a glove.

Marionettenoun

a small figure of a person operated from above with strings by a puppeteer

Puppetnoun

(figuratively) A person, country, etc, controlled by another.

Puppetnoun

(obsolete) A poppet; a small image in the human form; a doll.

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Puppetnoun

(engineering) The upright support for the bearing of the spindle in a lathe.

Puppetnoun

a small figure of a person operated from above with strings by a puppeteer

Puppetnoun

a person who is controlled by others and is used to perform unpleasant or dishonest tasks for someone else

Puppetnoun

a doll with a hollow head of a person or animal and a cloth body; intended to fit over the hand and be manipulated with the fingers