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toy

noun [C]     /tɔɪ/
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!Toys and dolls 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.Miscellaneous pastimes and their participants
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