glove puppet


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glove puppet

n
(Theatre) a small figure of a person or animal that fits over and is manipulated by the hand
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.glove puppet - a puppet with a cloth body and hollow headglove puppet - a puppet with a cloth body and hollow head; fits over the hand
puppet - 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
Translations

glove puppet

n (Brit) → Handpuppe f

glove puppet

nburattino (di stoffa)
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The display takes visitors on a journey from the character's origins as a stringed comedian who might say outrageous things to a more aggressive glove puppet known for his propensity for violence.
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A keeper using a glove puppet imitating a parent feeds baby critically endangered Javan green magpie at the zoo in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, April 17, 2018.
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