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1. toy (om genstand) an artifact designed to be played with

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)plaything

Mindre specifikke termerartefact, artifact

Mere specifikke termerball, balloon, catapult, cockhorse, dandle board, doll, doll's house, dollhouse, dolly, Frisbee, hobby, hobbyhorse, hula-hoop, jack-in-the-box, jumping jack, jungle gym, kaleidoscope, kite, Lego, Lego set, Meccano, Meccano set, pea shooter, pinata, pinwheel, pinwheel wind collector, playground slide, playhouse, pogo stick, popgun, rattle, rocking horse, sandbox, sandpile, sandpit, seesaw, slide, sliding board, sling, slingshot, spinning top, squirt gun, squirter, stick horse, swing, teddy, teddy bear, teeter, teeter-totter, teeterboard, teetertotter, teetotum, tilting board, top, train set, water gun, water pistol, wendy house, whirligig, yo-yo

2. toy (om genstand) a nonfunctional replica of something else (frequently used as a modifier)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA toy stove.

Mindre specifikke termerreplica, replication, reproduction

3. toy (om genstand) a device regarded as providing amusement

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPrivate airplanes are a rich man's toy.

Mindre specifikke termerdevice

4. toy (om genstand) a copy that reproduces a person or thing in greatly reduced size

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)miniature

Mindre specifikke termercopy

5. toy (om dyr) any of several breeds of very small dogs kept purely as pets

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)toy dog

Mindre specifikke termerCanis familiaris, dog, domestic dog

Mere specifikke termerChihuahua, Japanese spaniel, Maltese, Maltese dog, Maltese terrier, Peke, Pekinese, Pekingese, Shih-Tzu, toy spaniel, toy terrier

Engelsk udsagnsord: toy

1. toy (om adfærd) behave carelessly or indifferently

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPlay about with a young girl's affection.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dally, flirt, play

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termeract, move

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningdally, play, trifle

2. toy (om relation) manipulate manually or in one's mind or imagination

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe played nervously with her wedding ring.
Don't fiddle with the screws.
He played with the idea of running for the Senate.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)diddle, fiddle, play

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termermanipulate

Mere specifikke termerput out, retire

3. toy (i anatomi) engage in an activity as if it were a game rather than take it seriously

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey played games on their opponents.
Play the stock market.
Play with her feelings.
Toy with an idea.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)play

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeract, behave, do

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