from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Statues considered as a group.
  • n. The art of making statues.
  • n. A sculptor.
  • adj. Of, relating to, or suitable for a statue.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The craft of making statues.
  • n. A person who makes statues.
  • n. Statues considered collectively.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who practices the art of making statues.
  • n. The art of carving statues or images as representatives of real persons or things; a branch of sculpture.
  • n. A collection of statues; statues, collectively.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to a statue or statuary.
  • n. One who makes statues; a sculptor; specifically, one who makes statues in metal, a bronze-caster, or one who makes copies of statues designed by another artist.
  • n. The art of carving or making statues or figures in the round representing persons, animals, etc.: a main branch of sculpture.
  • n. Statues collectively.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to or suitable for statues
  • n. statues collectively


From Latin statu─ürius, of a statue, from statua, statue; see statue.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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