toy

  • 1 toy — Toy, comm. gen. monosyll. Il semble qu il vienne du datif Grec dorique, {{t=g}}toi,{{/t}} pour {{t=g}}soi,{{/t}} et a les mesmes constructions que moy, voyez Moy. Toy estant mon compagnon, Te socio. Toy sans autre, Tu tu. Toy toy, vien ça, etc.… …

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  • 2 toy — [toi] n. [ME toye in TOY sense 1 (< ?); other senses < ? MDu toi, finery, ornament; akin to Ger zeug, ON tygi, stuff, gear, prob. akin to TUG] 1. Obs. a) amorous behavior; flirtation b) pastime; sport 2. a thing of little value or… …

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  • 3 Toy — (toi), n. [D. tuid tools, implements, stuff, trash, speeltuig playthings, toys; akin to G. zeug stuff, materials, MNG. ziuc, Icel. tygi gear; all ultimately from the root of E. tug, v. t.; cf. G. zeugen to beget, MHG. ziugen to beget, make ready …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Toy — Toy, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {toyed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {toying}.] To dally amorously; to trifle; to play. [1913 Webster] To toy, to wanton, dally, smile and jest. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Toy (EP) — Toy Album par Faye Wong Sortie février 1997 Enregistrement Hong Kong Genre C pop Albums de Faye Won …

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  • 6 Toy — 〈[tɔı] n. 15〉 1. Spielzeug 2. Gegenstand zur sexuellen Stimulierung [engl., „Spielzeug“] * * * Toy [tɛy], das; s, s [engl. toy = Spielzeug, urspr. = lustige Geschichte, dann: Streich; auch: Frivolität, H. u.]: zur sexuellen Stimulation… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 7 Toy — Toy, v. t. To treat foolishly. [Obs.] E. Dering (1576). [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Toy — [tɔy, engl. tɔi] das; s, s <aus engl. toy »Spielzeug«, urspr. »lustige Geschichte; Streich«, auch »Frivolität«, Herkunft ungeklärt> zur sexuellen Stimulation verwendeter Gegenstand …

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  • 9 toy — [n] entertainment article bauble, curio, doll, game, knickknack, novelty, plaything, trifle, trinket; concept 446 toy [v] play with amuse oneself, coquet, cosset, dally, dandle, fiddle, flirt, fool, fool around*, jest, lead on, mess around*, pet …

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  • 10 toy — ► NOUN 1) an object for a child to play with, typically a model or miniature replica of something. 2) a gadget or machine regarded as providing amusement for an adult. 3) (before another noun ) (of a breed or variety of dog) much smaller than is… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 Toy — (engl., spr. Teu), wollener Stoff, meist blau u. schwarz gewürfelt …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 12 Toy — 〈[tɔı] n.; Gen.: s, Pl.: s〉 1. Spielzeug 2. Gegenstand zur sexuellen Stimulierung [Etym.: engl., »Spielzeug«] …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 13 Toy — Nom présent surtout dans le Sud Ouest (65). C est sans doute un sobriquet gascon désignant une personne petite (occitan toi, qui signifie aussi jeu de bouchon) …

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  • 14 TOY — (Thinking Of You) tɔɪ You are on my mind, I am thinking about you (Internet chat slang) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 15 toy — vb *trifle, dally, flirt, coquet Analogous words: *play, sport, disport, frolic: fondle, *caress, pet, cosset, cuddle, dandle …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 16 Toy — This article is about playthings. For other uses of the term, see Toy (disambiguation). A toy is an object used in play. Toys are usually associated with children and pets, but it is not unusual for adult humans and some non domesticated animals… …

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  • 17 Toy — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Toy », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Toy est un nom commun anglais signifiant jouet.… …

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  • 18 toy — toyer, n. toyless, adj. toylike, adj. /toy/, n. 1. an object, often a small representation of something familiar, as an animal or person, for children or others to play with; plaything. 2. a thing or matter of little or no value or importance; a… …

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  • 19 toy — I n. 1) to make a toy 2) an educational; mechanical; musical toy (to wind a mechanical toy) 3) (misc.) to play with toys; a toy car; plane; train II v. (d; intr.) to toy with (to toy with smb. s affections; cats toy with mice) * * * [tɔɪ] a toy… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 20 toy — am·er·toy; cha·toy·ance; toy; toy·er; toy·ful; toy·ish; toy·man; toy·on; tu·toy·er; Tin·ker·toy; cha·toy·ant; cha·toy·an·cy; toy·ish·ly; toy·ish·ness; …

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