[mar-ee-uh-net] /ˌmær i əˈnɛt/
a puppet manipulated from above by strings attached to its jointed limbs.
an articulated puppet or doll whose jointed limbs are moved by strings
puppet worked by strings, c.1620, literally “little little Mary,” from French marionette (16c.), diminutive of Old French mariole “figurine, idol, picture of the Virgin Mary,” diminutive of Marie (see Mary).
[mar-uh-poh-suh, -zuh] /ˌmær əˈpoʊ sə, -zə/ noun 1. any lily of the genus Calochortus, of the western U.S. and Mexico, having tuliplike flowers of various colors. /ˌmærɪˈpəʊzə; -sə/ noun 1. any of several liliaceous plants of the genus Calochortus, of the southwestern US and Mexico, having brightly coloured tulip-like flowers Also called mariposa lily, mariposa […]
[mar-uh-poh-suh, -zuh] /ˌmær əˈpoʊ sə, -zə/ noun 1. any lily of the genus Calochortus, of the western U.S. and Mexico, having tuliplike flowers of various colors.
[mar-is] /ˈmær ɪs/ noun 1. Roger (Eugene) 1934–85, U.S. baseball player. [mah-ree] /ˈmɑ ri/ noun, plural Maris (especially collectively) Mari for 1. 1. a member of a Uralic people living in scattered communities north of Cheboksary and Kazan in European Russia, mainly in the Mari Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic. 2. the Finnic language of the […]
[mar-uh-sat] /ˈmær əˌsæt/ noun 1. one of a series of geostationary communications satellites that relay telecommunications between ships at sea and shore stations.