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marioneta
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marioneta(
mah
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ryoh
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neh
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (dummy)
a. puppet
El artista callejero movía la marioneta al compás de la música.The street artist moved the puppet to the music.
b. marionette
El titiritero me enseñó a mover las marionetas.The puppeteer taught me how to control marionettes.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(manipulable person)
a. puppet
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
El alcalde es una marioneta de los banqueros y los empresarios.The mayor is a puppet of the bankers and the businessmen.
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marioneta
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (muñeco)
a. marionette, puppet
2. (fig)
a. puppet
marionetaspuppet show
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marioneta
puppet; marionette
es una marioneta en manos del ejército he is the army's puppet; régimen marioneta puppet régime
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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