Synonyms of toy in English:

toy


See definition of toy

noun

1‘a cuddly toy’

SYNONYMS

plaything, game

2‘an executive toy’

SYNONYMS

trinket, bauble, knick-knack, ornament, gewgaw, trifle, gimcrack, bagatelle, triviality

North American kickshaw

informal whatnot

British informal doodah


adjective

1‘a toy car’

SYNONYMS

model, miniature, imitation, make-believe, fake, simulation, artificial

ANTONYMS

real, authentic

2‘a toy poodle’

SYNONYMS

miniature, small, tiny, fun-size, diminutive, dwarf, midget, pygmy

ANTONYMS

full-size, big


Phrases

    toy with

      1‘I was toying with the idea of writing a book’

      SYNONYMS

      think idly about, play with, flirt with, trifle with, entertain the possibility of, consider, have thoughts about, argue the pros and cons of

      informal

      kick about, kick around

      toy

      2‘he had been toying with her that day on the river’

      SYNONYMS

      flirt with, dally with, sport with, play with, amuse oneself with, trifle with, fool with

      toy

      3‘she could only toy with her food’

      SYNONYMS

      fidget with, play, play about with, play around with, fiddle, fiddle about with, fiddle around with, fool about with, fool around with, tinker with, finger

      nibble, pick at, peck at, pick over, eat listlessly, eat like a bird

      informal

      mess about with, mess around with

      toy