mannikin mannikin

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person who is very small but who is not otherwise deformed or abnormal
  2. (n) a woman who wears clothes to display fashions
  3. (n) a life-size dummy used to display clothes

Usage(s):

  1. He rigged up a blocky mannikin with swiveled arms and wired innards.
  2. In this one it is a ferocious mannikin with unbrushed hair, a flat, angry voice and a perpetual frown.
  3. This inoffensive knight, the irregular Conservative candidate, was not originally the presslords' mannikin.

News

  • Chattanoogan.com - Chattanooga's source for breaking local news

    A store manager reported the theft of items from mannikins placed outside his business, and he said part of one mannikin was swiped as well. The official of Touba on S. Kelley Street said he saw three black males outside the store.
    on November 28, 2013     Source: The Chattanoogan

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