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Start by taking a look at how toys are sold to boys and girls.

ZHUHAI, China—The toys coming out of China nowadays are amazing.

After seeing this trick with blocks and toys, children saw it performed with a hamster.

Kevin, the father of a 6-year-old girl, also discourages his daughter from buying toys in the “pink aisle.”

Other parents told me that their daughters simply seemed to prefer other toys apart from their guiding influence.

A little boy of two years and one month was once asked to give a lot of old toys to the children of the gardener.

Some of the toys, though, were very peculiar ones—different from anything you ever saw.

One of Yung Pak's favourite toys was a wooden jumping-jack with a pasteboard tongue.

He spent his time in the old nursery looking at the broken toys, for all of which account must be rendered to Mamma.

Rosemary, shy but happy, began giving out the toys, diving with both hands at once into the baskets which the fairy father held.


On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to toys, such as: plaything, trinket, doll, trifle, novelty, and game.

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