Hindi translation of 'figurehead'
figurehead/ˈfɪɡəhed, Am -ɡjə- ˈफ़िगहेड् Am -ग्यअ-/
Word forms: figureheads
If you refer to someone as the figurehead of an organization or political movement, you mean that they are recognized as its leader, although they have no real power.कठपुतली शासक mn
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He is raising his profile to become the figurehead for Russian Standard.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The Pakistani schoolgirl has become a global figurehead.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Button, though, always wanted to stay at a team where he is seen as leader and figurehead.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
When you have all that, you don't need a figurehead.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He has become the figurehead of this movement, and that could potentially set the cause back no end.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He's become a figurehead to bring people back together.The Sun (2013)
He's become a figurehead to unite the country and bring people back together.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The Prince has agreed to play a formal role as the diplomatic leader and figurehead of the drive.The Sun (2008)
We need a figurehead admired by the young.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
A good mayor will become a figurehead for civic renewal.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Football has to find a new figurehead who can make the selection of the World Cup an honest and transparent process.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The governing body needs a figurehead who embodies its new commitment to transparency and openness.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: figurehead NOUN
If someone is the figurehead of an organization or movement, they are recognized as being its leader, although they have little real power.
The President will be little more than a figurehead.
Translation of figurehead from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary