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English Meaning(s) for 人形

  1. doll; puppet; figure

Definition and Synonyms for 人形

Doll a small replica of a person
Synonyms: ドール, 人形
Puppet a doll with a hollow head of a person or animal and a cloth body
Synonyms: マリオネット, 人形, 偶人, 傀儡
Puppet a small figure of a person operated from above with strings by a puppeteer
Synonyms: マリオネット, 人形, 偶人, 傀儡
Puppet a person who is controlled by others and is used to perform unpleasant or dishonest tasks for someone else
Synonyms: マリオネット, 人形, 偶人, 傀儡, 手先
Doll used as a toy
Synonyms: ドール, 人形
Puppet intended to fit over the hand and be manipulated with the fingers
Synonyms: マリオネット, 人形, 偶人, 傀儡

Meanings for each kanji in 人形

person Kanji Details »
shape; form; style Kanji Details »

Categories 人形 is a member of

Doll a small replica of a person
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Figure a model of a bodily form (especially of a person)
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Toy an artifact designed to be played with
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Slave a person who is owned by someone
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Sample Sentences for 人形

What a lovely doll!
She loves the doll like her own sister.
My sister is playing with a doll.
I'll make you a present of a doll.
My daughter likes to play with dolls.

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