What does the word statue mean?

Usage examples for statue

  1. From a beautiful, active woman, she seemed to have become transformed into a stern, cold statue. – Mr. Marx's Secret by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  2. And she stood by meanwhile like a statue. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  3. He told me he would put all his soul into it, and that sometimes he fancied, if he died before me, his soul would really enter into that statue and watch over and guard me. – Bye-Ways by Robert Smythe Hichens