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an object for children to play with

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An instrument of thy body is also thy little sagacity, my brother, which thou callest "spirit"--a little instrument and plaything of thy big sagacity.
Come; explain to me quickly what is the meaning of this little whirligig, so delicately wrought that it might be a plaything for Queen Mab.
Be it what it may, it is a pretty plaything," said the blacksmith, grinning with childlike delight.
Here the child clapped his hands and made a great babble of indistinct utterance, apparently demanding that the butterfly should be given him for a plaything.
Owen Warland might have told them that this butterfly, this plaything, this bridal gift of a poor watchmaker to a blacksmith's wife, was, in truth, a gem of art that a monarch would have purchased with honors and abundant wealth, and have treasured it among the jewels of his kingdom as the most unique and wondrous of them all.
We don't send playthings,' cried Catherine, her pride overcoming her shame.
One day the sweet, sad strains will sound out full and clear, and then we too shall, like the little children, throw our playthings all aside and follow.
It was, that Dora seemed by one consent to be regarded like a pretty toy or plaything.
I occasionally wished I could venture to hint to Miss Lavinia, that she treated the darling of my heart a little too much like a plaything; and I sometimes awoke, as it were, wondering to find that I had fallen into the general fault, and treated her like a plaything too - but not often.
This lady, having gathered, from George's conversation, that he was from Kentucky, seemed evidently disposed to cultivate his acquaintance; in which design she was seconded by the graces of her little girl, who was about as pretty a plaything as ever diverted the weariness of a fortnight's trip on a steamboat.
THE latest sales figures playthings And these to put birthday " show Pokemon gave the toy industry a boost last month.
NEW YORK -- Playthings with zombie, monster or other horror themes have been among the hottest products in the toy category, according to the Toy Industry Association (TIA), which expects the trend to continue through Halloween and beyond.
Constructive Playthings creates the finest quality early childhood equipment, teaching aids and supplies, ideal for preschools, churches, daycares and other early childhood environments.
A few playthings claim lengthy distances, but there aren't many that can match the 125ft achievements of this archery set.
NovaLogic had filed an application on March 9, 2004 for 'Seal Team 6' for 'games and playthings, namely action figures and accessories therefore'.