statuette

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Statuette \Stat'u*ette"\ (st[a^]ch'[=oo]*[e^]t" or st[a^]t'[-u]*[e^]t"), noun [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}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

statuette

noun

1: a small carved or molded figure [syn: {figurine}, {statuette}]


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