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toy

noun [C] uk   /tɔɪ/ us  
A2 an object for children to play with: a cuddly/soft/stuffed toy a clockwork/wind-up toy a toy train/farm/soldierUK toy bricks (US toy blocks) Put your toys away now - it's time for bed. Leave daddy's camera alone - it isn't a toy! an object that is used by an adult for pleasure rather than for serious use: His latest toy is an underwater camera. She has several executive toys on her desk.

toy

adjective [before noun] uk   /tɔɪ/ us  
belonging or relating to a very small breed of dog that is kept as a pet: a toy poodle/spaniel
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