| Share
 

Dictionary


Stat'ue of Lib'erty




1. a large copper statue, on Liberty Island, in New York harbor, depicting a woman holding a burning torch: designed by F. A. Bartholdi and presented to the U.S. by France; unveiled 1886.
2. Also called Stat'ue of Lib'erty play". Football.a play in which a back, usually the quarterback, fakes a pass, and a back or end running behind him takes the ball from his upraised hand and runs with it.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

statuedstatuesque
See also:

 

Related Content