effigy

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a representation of a person (especially in the form of sculpture)

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See if you are not burnt in effigy this 5th of November coming.
Every morning--as Penelope herself owned to me-- there was the man whom the women couldn't do without, looking on, in effigy, while Miss Rachel was having her hair combed.
The late Sir Thomas looked at his widow, in effigy, from the wall opposite the end of the bed.
IN a recent Journal, Andrew Lapping somewhat pompously berated those who carried Margaret Thatcher in effigy at the Durham Miners' Gala.
The burning of any figure in effigy is an act of violence and intolerance.