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synonyms for effigies

  • likeness
  • puppet
  • statue
  • figure
  • icon
  • idol
  • image
  • model
  • picture
  • portrait
  • representation
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  • being
  • entity
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How to use effigies in a sentence

His splendid monument, with recumbent marble effigies of himself and his wife, occupies the east wall of the Hyde Chapel.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
I could judge, by these decaying effigies, in the house of what a great and what a handsome race I was then wandering.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON, VOLUME XXIROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Placards were exhibited and effigies were set up, but the people in general were quiet.
THE LOYALISTS OF AMERICA AND THEIR TIMES, VOL. 1 OF 2EGERTON RYERSON
Up to the time of Henry V. the embalmed bodies and not the effigies were displayed upon the funeral car.
MILTON'S ENGLANDLUCIA AMES MEAD
Saints' effigies, to employ the quaint expression of a Roman Catholic eye-witness, "were massacred."
HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
These effigies and offerings take and offer in the burying-place,—discerning well the sickness by means of the devil-dancer.
THE ETHNOLOGY OF THE BRITISH COLONIES AND DEPENDENCIESROBERT GORDON LATHAM
Here and there he lay in such rubbish as motionless as the effigies careen on marble biers.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
That evening, effigies of clay were made for taking away the life of Sir George Maxwell.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
There are some curious features in the church, and amongst the monumental work are effigies of the time of Edward II.
THE RIVERS OF GREAT BRITAIN: RIVERS OF THE EAST COASTVARIOUS
The altar-tomb in the centre bears the recumbent effigies of Francis Slingsby, who died in 1600, and Mary his wife.
YORKSHIRE PAINTED AND DESCRIBEDGORDON HOME
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