Main meanings of puppet-playing in English

: puppet-playing1puppet-playing2

puppet-playing1

Pronunciation /ˈpʌpɪtˌpleɪɪŋ/

noun

rare
  • The action of staging a puppet play; puppetry.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Acts & Articles Synod Reformed Churches France. From puppet + playing.

Main meanings of puppet-playing in English

: puppet-playing1puppet-playing2

puppet-playing2

Pronunciation /ˈpʌpɪtˌpleɪɪŋ/

adjective

rare
  • That operates a puppet or puppets.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in John Vicars (1580–1652), chronicler and poet. From puppet + playing.