Puppet

  • 1 Puppet — Тип Управление конфигурацией Разработчик Puppet Labs Написана на Ruby Операционная система кроссплатформенное программное обеспечение Последняя версия 3.0.0 (28 сентября 2012) Лицензия Apache …

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  • 2 Puppet Up! — – Uncensored is a live show produced by The Jim Henson Company combining puppetry and improvisational comedy. The show is advertised for adults only and as uncensored. However one rare and exclusive set of shows for children were held in… …

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  • 3 Puppet — Développeur Puppet Labs Dernière version 2.6 [+/−] …

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  • 4 Puppet — Pup pet, n. [OE. popet, OF. poupette; akin to F. poup[ e]e a doll, probably from L. puppa, pupa, a girl, doll, puppet. Cf. {Poupeton}, {Pupa}, {Pupil}, {Puppy}.] [Written also {poppet}.] 1. A small image in the human form; a doll. [1913 Webster]… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Puppet — bezeichnet: Puppet, englisch für Puppe Puppet (Software), ein Tool zum Konfigurationsmanagement von Servern mit Betriebssystemen wie Unix, Linux und FreeBSD. Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung me …

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  • 6 puppet — [pup′ət] n. [ME popet < OFr poupette, dim. of * poupe < VL * puppa < L pupa, girl, doll: see PUPA] 1. Obs. a doll 2. a small, usually jointed figure, as of a human being, moved, usually in a puppet show on a small stage, by manipulating… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 puppet — (n.) 1520s (implied in puppetry), from O.Fr. poupette, dim. of poupée doll (13c.), from V.L. *puppa, from L. pupa girl, doll (see PUPIL (Cf. pupil) (1)). Metaphoric extension to person whose actions are manipulated by another first recorded 1540s …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 puppet — [n] person or toy manipulated by another creature, doll, dupe*, figurehead, figurine, instrument, jerk*, manikin, marionette, moppet, mouthpiece*, patsy*, pawn, pushover, schlemiel*, servant, soft touch*, stooge*, tool*, victim; concepts 423,446 …

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  • 9 puppet — ► NOUN 1) a movable model of a person or animal, moved either by strings or by a hand inside it, used to entertain. 2) a person under the control of another. DERIVATIVES puppeteer noun puppetry noun. ORIGIN later form of POPPET(Cf. ↑poppet …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 Puppet — A puppet is a representational figure manipulated by a puppeteer. It is usually (but by no means always) a depiction of a human character, and is used in puppetry, a play or a presentation that is a very ancient form of theatre. The puppet… …

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  • 11 puppet — noun 1 model of a person/animal ADJECTIVE ▪ finger, glove (BrE), hand, shadow, sock ▪ wooden VERB + PUPPET ▪ …

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  • 12 puppet — pup|pet [ˈpʌpıt] n [Date: 1500 1600; : French; Origin: poupette, from an unrecorded poupe doll , from Latin pupa; PUPA] 1.) a model of a person or animal that you move by pulling wires or strings, or by putting your hand inside it puppet… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 puppet —    , puppeteer, and puppetry    A small scale figure (as might represent a person or animal) traditionally either one with a cloth body and hollow head that fits over and is manipulated by the hand (aka glove puppet ), or a marionette having… …

    Glossary of Art Terms

  • 14 puppet — UK [ˈpʌpɪt] / US noun [countable] Word forms puppet : singular puppet plural puppets 1) a small model of a person or animal that you can move by pulling wires or strings, or by putting your hand inside it Most kids love puppet shows. 2) showing… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 puppet — /ˈpʌpət / (say pupuht) noun 1. a doll. 2. Theatre an artificial figure of a person, animal or object, usually in miniature and capable of articulated movement, either controlled directly on the fingers of the puppeteer (finger puppet) or by the… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 16 puppet — n. 1) to manipulate, move a puppet 2) a hand puppet * * * [ pʌpɪt] move a puppet a hand puppet to manipulate …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 17 puppet — [[t]pʌ̱pɪt[/t]] puppets 1) N COUNT A puppet is a doll that you can move, either by pulling strings which are attached to it or by putting your hand inside its body and moving your fingers. Syn: marionette 2) N COUNT: oft N n (disapproval) You can …

    English dictionary

  • 18 puppet — pup|pet [ pʌpıt ] noun count 1. ) a small model of a person or animal that you can move by pulling wires or strings, or by putting your hand inside it: Most kids love puppet shows. 2. ) a person or government that a more powerful person or… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 puppet — noun (C) 1 a model of a person or animal that you can move by pulling wires or strings, or by putting your hand inside it: a puppet show 2 a person or organization that has lost their independent position and allows someone else to control them:… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 puppet — noun 1) a show with puppets Syn: marionette; hand puppet, finger puppet 2) a puppet of the government Syn: pawn, tool, instrument, cat s paw, creature, dupe; mouthpiece, minion, stoo …

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