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toy

toy

 
 
pronunciation:
toI
parts of speech:
noun, adjective, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: any object that can be used in play, especially by children; plaything.
 
synonyms:
plaything
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: used as a plaything, especially being a tiny likeness or imitation of a larger object.
He wants a toy truck for his birthday.
synonyms:
miniature
similar words:
imitation, make-believe, model
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: toyed, toying, toys
definition: to handle or treat something carelessly or idly.
The child toyed with his cereal.
synonyms:
trifle
similar words:
dabble, fiddle, fidget, fool, mess, mess around, play
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