The definition of a statue is a carved, sculpted or cast figure of a person or thing which is done in three dimensions.noun
An example of a statue is Michelangelo's David.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: OFr < L statua < statuere, to set, place < pp. of stare, to stand
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Origin: Middle English, from Old French, from Latin statua, from statuere, to set up; see statute.