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action figure Line breaks: ac¦tion fig¦ure

Definition of action figure in English:


A doll representing a character known for vigorous activity, such as a soldier or superhero.
Example sentences
  • The action figure is, of course, simply a plastic doll but, to the child who plays endlessly with it, it represents a great deal more.
  • So is he ready for a plastic action figure to be made in his likeness?
  • The Welsh actor is thrilled his latest movie character has been turned into an action figure - because he collected them as a child.
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