What does Muppet mean?

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Wiktionary

  1. muppet(Noun)

    An incompetent or foolish person.

    Sally is such a muppet, the way she always misses the train.

  2. Muppet(Noun)

    A type of puppet created by Jim Henson, the Jim Henson Company, or the Muppets Holding Company, and popularized by Sesame Street and The Muppet Show, typically operated with one hand of the puppeteer inside the head and a rod to move one arm of the puppet.

    Sally is such a muppet, the way she always misses the train.

  3. Muppet(Noun)

    One of a group of established puppet characters acting as a sort of repertory company, which first appeared as a group on The Muppet Show and features Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, and The Great Gonzo.

  4. Muppet(Noun)

    One of a group of established puppet characters appearing on Sesame Street, including Big Bird, Bert, Ernie, and Cookie Monster.

  5. Origin: From Muppet, perhaps suggesting that the person needs to be directed by others, or is ridiculous.

Editors Contribution

  1. Muppet

    British 1920s Royal Navy anachronism. Most Useless Person ever Trained.

    Submitted by acronimous on July 17, 2018

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Muppet in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Muppet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sherrie Westin:

    The exciting part about Zari is that she is modeling for young girls that it is wonderful to go to school and that it's ok to dream about having a career, it's so powerful that the first Afghan Muppet is a girl.

  2. Meera Senthilingam:

    Protecting the government's investment in science, particularly when that includes funding for public engagement, is incredibly important, science is not just for Concerned Scientists with Muppet character, and I believe that all of us, whether we work in a lab or not, should have a voice on its future.

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