I had my 14-year-old daughter, poppet, instruct me in how to watch an episode of Girls on my computer.
poppet says, “I made this for you in Arts and Crafts class.”
A bottle of The Glenlivet, aged in the cask longer than poppet and Buster put together.
I have two daughters, poppet and her 17-year-old sister Muffin.
When they begin to hit the high places the noise of the poppet valves is very noticeable.
You go your own godless way, free of burdens—you and your Christian poppet.
She made me a poppet of a piece of scarlet cloth, and I called it after her.
Because she ground the corn and fetched wood all day, and she had no poppet.
Dolly, with the poppet in her arms, came slipping and scrambling across the stepping-stones and caught his hand.
"He has nothing to say about a matter of that kind," said poppet, coldly.
"small human figure used in witchcraft and sorcery," c.1300, early form of puppet (n.). Meaning "small or dainty person" is recorded from late 14c.; later a term of endearment but also in other cases one of contempt.
A young child •Usu a term of endearment (1849+)