An artificial figure representing a human being manipulated by the hand, rods, wires, etc., as on a miniature stage.
A person, group, government, etc., whose actions are prompted and controlled by others. A small figure a person having a cloth body and hollow head, designed to be manipulated. A toy representing a human figure; a doll.
One whose behavior is determined by the will of others.
A political puppet.
A small, often jointed figure, as of a human being or animal, typically designed to be manipulated, as from within by the fingers of a hand or by strings held from above.
A person whose actions, ideas, etc. are controlled by another.
Designating or of a state or nation that is ostensibly independent but is actually controlled by another.
Any small model of a person or animal able to be moved by strings or rods, or in the form of a glove.
A person, country, etc, controlled by another.