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effigy

Art a portrait of a person, esp as a monument or architectural decoration

effigy

A representation or imitation of a person, in whole or in part, as a likeness in sculpture.
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The Effigies are likeable characters, and despite all of their differences, their character arcs work well together to build the story from start to finish.
Protesters brought back effigies as the centerpiece of this year's State of the Nation Address (Sona).
We celebrated the victory of truth over falsehood in a modern and democratic country by burning effigies.
Two men, aged 22 and 27, were arrested yesterday morning after sick effigies of a hanged Rangers fan were displayed at the match.
Celtic supporters before the match BY JOHN FERGUSON and CHRIS SHERRARD CELTIC supporters in Northern Ireland have blasted the "mindless morons" who hung effigies of Rangers fans at the Old Firm match.
The report also stated that, "photos from the demonstration show effigies appearing to be dressed as Orthodox Jews being strung from rope and set on fire.
Mexicans celebrating an Easter ritual late on Saturday burnt effigies of U.
EFFIGIES of Martin McGuinness, Gerry Adams and Bobby Sands were thrown on a loyalist bonfire last night.
On Days 2 through 4, effigies significantly reduced average corvid abundance and incidence (percentage of observations with at least 1 corvid present), but the effect was only significant within the 50-m zone.
Colorful effigies, flags, banners, balloons, placards and "pork barrel crowns" are in full display as people march closer to Ever Gotesco Mall where police have blocked the way toward the House of Representatives.
EFFIGIES of a wind turbine applicant and supporter were put up ahead of a vital planning meeting, it was claimed.
The rights to droving routes have existed since before Madrid grew from a rural hamlet to the great capital it is today BELGIUM Police block the road towards the Belgian Parliament, background, as firefighters seeking extra money set some tyres on fire during a protest in Brussels yesterday INDIA An artist makes effigies of the antagonists in the Hindu epic Ramayana, Ravana, Meghnath and Kumbhkaran in preparation for the upcoming Dussehra festival in Jammu.