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Meaning of STATUETTE

Pronunciation:  `statyû'et

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a small carved or molded figure
 

STATUETTE is a 9 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: figurine
 
 See Also: figure

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Stat`u*ette"\, n. [F., cf. It. statuetta.]
A small statue; -- usually applied to a figure much less than
life size, especially when of marble or bronze, or of plaster
or clay as a preparation for the marble or bronze, as
distinguished from a figure in terra cotta or the like. Cf.
{Figurine}.

 

 

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