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English definition of “toy with sth”

toy with sth

(CONSIDER) phrasal verb with toy     /tɔɪ/ verb
to consider something or doing something, but not in a very serious way, and without making a decision : We're toying with the idea of going to Peru next year .Thinking and contemplating
(Definition of toy with sth (CONSIDER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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