Doll and Puppet

Doll

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Doll noun – A small figure often of a human being used especially as a child's plaything.
Usage example: there was a row of dolls along the shelf in the bedroom

Puppet is a synonym for doll in marionette topic. In some cases you can use "Puppet" instead a noun "Doll", when it comes to topics like figurine, toy person. popular alternative
Nearby Words: dolly, dollish, dolled, dolling, dollie
Synonyms for Doll

Puppet

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Puppet noun – A small figure often of a human being used especially as a child's plaything.
Usage example: gave her a puppet with strings for a gift

Doll is a synonym for puppet in marionette topic. You can use "Doll" instead a noun "Puppet", if it concerns topics such as person or toy manipulated by another. popular alternative
Nearby Words: puppetry, puppeteer
Synonyms for Puppet

How words are described

human human doll human puppet
old old doll old puppet
good good doll good puppet
female female doll female puppet
Other adjectives: original, small, actual, real, large, wooden, black, beautiful, animated, new, mobile, mechanical, strange, talking, mindless, pink, giant, favorite, life-sized.

Both words in one sentence

  • In the anime version, the puppet man who turned Lizzy into a puppet/doll makes a short speech about how he's been having a feeling that he's not human at all...
  • Demonic Dummy The Wracky species in Monster Rancher is a wooden puppet/doll; not only does it have a creepy stare, but in its Idle Animation, it likes to start playing with enormous sharp knives out of nowhere.
    Source: Demonic Dummy
  • It's a doll or puppet that is alive and actively harmful.
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