statue Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun a sculpture representing a human or animal
EtymologyF., fr. L.
The likeness of a living being sculptured or modeled in some solid substance, as marble, bronze, or wax; an image; as, a. statueof Hercules, or of a lion
I will raise her statue in pure gold. Shak.
A portrait.Obs. Massinger.
Stat"ue transitive verb
To place, as a statue; to form a statue of; to make into a statue."The whole man becomes as if statued into stone and earth." Feltham.
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