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statuary Explained

statuary at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


statuary at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U] formal statues// --a fine collection of Greek statuary//

statuary at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

90 Moby Thesaurus words for "statuary":
CYSP sculpture, anaglyptics, anaglyptography,
architectural sculpture, bone-carving, bust, carver, carving,
casting, ceroplastics, chaser, chasing, clay modeler,
clay sculpture, decorative sculpture, doll, dolly, dummy,
earth art, earth artist, embossing, engraving, fantoccini, figure,
figurehead, figurer, figurine, figuriste, founding,
garden sculpture, gem carver, gem-cutting, gingerbread man,
glass sculpture, glyptic, graver, ivory-carving, lay figure,
lost-wax process, man of straw, manikin, mannequin, marionette,
marmoreal, mason, metal sculpture, model, modeler, modeling,
molder, molding, monument, monumental, monumental mason,
monumental sculpture, paper sculpture, plaster casting,
plastic art, portrait bust, portrait sculpture, puppet, relief,
relief-carving, relievo, scarecrow, sculptitory, sculptor,
sculptress, sculptural, sculpture, sculpturer, sculpturesque,
sculpturing, shell-carving, snowman, statue, statuelike,
statuesque, statuette, stone sculpture, stonecutter, stonecutting,
wax figure, wax modeler, waxwork, whittling, wire sculpture,
wood carver, wood carving, xyloglyphy

statuary at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Sculpture): sculpture, carving, statuary, high relief, low relief, bas relief, intaglio, statue, cast.

statuary at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

[U] (formal) statues:
a collection of marble statuary

Statuary at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Statuary \Stat"u*a*ry\, n.; pl. {Statuaries}. [L. statuarius,
n., fr. statuarius, a., of or belonging to statues, fr.
statua statue: cf. F. statuaire. See {Statue}.]
1. One who practices the art of making statues.

On other occasions the statuaries took their
subjects from the poets. --Addison.

2. [L. statuaria (sc. ars): cf. F. statuaire.] The art of
carving statues or images as representatives of real
persons or things; a branch of sculpture. --Sir W. Temple.

3. A collection of statues; statues, collectively.

statuary at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj : of or relating to or suitable for statues
n : statues collectively

statuary at English (WD) Of Explained:



* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ˈstæ.tʃʊə.ɹi/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"st{.tSU@.r\i/


Inter: en-noun » statuar|ies|-
  • Inter: uncountabl » e The craft of making statues.
    1. Inter: countabl » e A person who makes statues.
    2. Statues considered collectively.


      Inter: trans-top » The craft of making statues

  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|kuvanveisto

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » A person who makes statues
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|kuvanveistäjä

    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » Statues considered collectively
    • Finnish: kuvapatsaat, veistokset

    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:en:Crafts -
    Translation: et » statuary
    Translation: io » statuary
    Translation: my » statuary
    Translation: pl » statuary
    Translation: ru » statuary
    Translation: ta » statuary
    Translation: te » statuary
    Translation: vi » statuary