Man of straw

Definition of Man of straw

a puppet; one who is controlled by others; also, one who is not responsible pecuniarily.
an effigy formed by stuffing the garments of a man with straw; hence, a fictitious person; an irresponsible person; a puppet.

See also: Man Straw

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