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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An artifact designed to be used for games or recreation.

Usage examples (35)
  • I could call him a lackey, but the term plaything is even more impersonal.
  • Nobody cares much for that kind of plaything at close range.
  • The three spent an hour discussing the new "plaything," as Mr. Norwood insisted upon calling it.
  • Woman sues, says NY school used her as 'plaything' for more
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