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verb toy pronunciation in American English /tɔɪ/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theytoy
he/she/ittoys
present participletoying
past tensetoyed
past participletoyed

phrasal verb

toy with

[transitive]
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I/you/we/theytoy with
he/she/ittoys with
present participletoying with
past tensetoyed with
past participletoyed with
  1. 2
    toy with something to consider an idea in a way that is not serious or definite

    I've been toying with the idea of starting my own business.

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