from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A three-dimensional form or likeness sculpted, modeled, carved, or cast in material such as stone, clay, wood, or bronze.
from The Century Dictionary.
- To place as a statue; form a statue of.
- noun A figure of a person or an animal, made of some solid substance, as marble, bronze, iron, or wood, or of any substance of solid appearance; a sculptured, cast, or molded figure, properly of some size (as distinguished from a statuette or figurine) and in the round (as distinguished from a relief or an intaglio).
- noun A picture.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- transitive verb To place, as a statue; to form a statue of; to make into a statue.
- noun The likeness of a living being sculptured or modeled in some solid substance, as marble, bronze, or wax; an image.
- noun obsolete A portrait.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A
three-dimensionalwork of art, usually representing a person or animal, usually created by sculpting, carving, molding, or casting.
- verb transitive To form a statue of; to make into a statue.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a sculpture representing a human or animal
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
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He did say "Let them handle the blue issues like abortion, moonbat marching, and whatever stupid stuff appeals to the socialists and progressives that think the Lenin statue is cool."
Let them handle the blue issues like abortion, moonbat marching, and whatever stupid stuff appeals to the socialists and progressives that think the Lenin statue is cool.
The base of the statue is an 11-pointed star, part of old Fort Wood; a 150-ft (45-m) pedestal, built through American funding, is made of concrete faced with granite.
The Emma statue is the usual sort of PFF, comprised of a polystone figure with mixed media clothes attached.
Being able to put up a statue is a celebration of our freedom as Americans; a freedom to be different, to express those differences, and to do it amongst neighbors - — even if it is in a noodley way.
Boing Boing 2008
Aside from the paint flatness, my only other complaint with the statue is with the necklace.
A more sensible type of goal, because running into a stone statue is painful.
Lance Mannion: 2010
Archeologists believe the full statue is about three meters tall.
The first thing that struck me about this statue is that, unlike the vast majority of similar collectibles, this one tells a story.
The standard edition of the statue is limited to 1000 pieces, while the exclusive that comes with the Brooks art print is limited to 500.