action figure

ac·tion fig·ure
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ak-shuh n fig-yer]
    • /ˈæk ʃən ˈfɪg yər/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ak-shuh n fig-yer]
    • /ˈæk ʃən ˈfɪg yər/

Definitions of action figure words

  • noun action figure a small figure of a character from a film, television programme, comic book etc, designed as a toy and often collected by enthusiasts 3
  • noun action figure a toy figure with jointed, movable limbs, representing a character in a cartoon, movie, etc., or a real person or animal, often one known for exciting action or extraordinary powers. 1
  • noun action figure A children's toy in the form of a posable plastic figurine of a character, often from a movie, video game, or television program, with moving parts and often capable of some form of spring-loaded movement. It is used to distinguish from dolls, which have acquired the reputation as a girl's toy, whereas action figures are more marketed toward boys. 0

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action figure popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 7% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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