Definitions for pinocchio

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  1. Pinocchio(Noun)

    One who lies often; a liar.

  2. Pinocchio(Noun)

    One who has difficulty hiding lies.

  3. Pinocchio(ProperNoun)

    The fictional boy made from wood whose nose gets longer with each lie he tells.

  4. Pinocchio(ProperNoun)

    The popular fairy tale about Pinocchio.

  5. Origin: From the story The Adventures of Pinocchio (Le avventure di Pinocchio, 1881) by Italian author Carlo Collodi; most likely constructed from pino ‘pine’ and occhio ‘eye’

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