- action figure
: a small-scale figure usually of a superhero used especially as a toy
* * *noun, pl ⋯ -ures [count]: a small usually plastic doll◇ Action figures are made to look like superheroes, soldiers, robots, etc.
* * *ˈaction figure 7 [action figure] nouna ↑doll representing a soldier or a character from a film/movie, TV show, etc.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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