The word toy is a noun. Toy means (1) any of several breeds of very small dogs kept purely as pets, (2) copy that reproduces something in greatly reduced size, (3) an artifact designed to be played with, (4) a nonfunctional replica of something else (frequently used as a modifier).
Toy is also a verb that means (1) engage in an activity as if it were a game rather than take it seriously, (2) manipulate manually or in one's mind or imagination, (3) behave carelessly or indifferently.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word toy.
Browse this toy store directory for info about toy stores in the United States of America. The illustration on this page depicts a variety of toys for young children.
The toy business of today is responsible for the manufacturing and advertising of products which both entertain and inspire children of all ages. Learn more about the multi-billion dollar toy industry.
The focus of the Toys-For-Children.com website is age-specific toy guidelines and suggestions. Children's toy donation organizations are also featured on the website.
Visit this toys manufacturer directory for information about toy manufacturers and wholesalers in the USA. The photograph on this page depicts assorted vintage toys in a wicker basket.
Browse this novelties manufacturer directory for info about novelty manufacturers in the United States. The illustration on this page depicts a colorful plastic slinky toy.
This is the official site of Lego, the popular building toy company that began in 1932 in Denmark. The Lego brick in its traditional interlocking form was launched in 1958. Today Legos are sold worldwide in thousands of different kinds of kits. There are also Legoland Theme Parks in four countries, including one in Carlsbad, California. Lego.com describes and sells products online.
Pixar, based in Emeryville, California, is owned by The Walt Disney Studios. Pixar is a computer animation film studio that produces feature-length animated films. Their popular feature films include Toy Story, Monsters Inc, Finding Nemo, Cars, and Ratatouille.
The following articles provide recent toy-related news.
UBCO, a maker of fun and friendly 2-wheel drive electric motorcycles, has a fast new toy in pre-production. Forbes was the first media outlet to ride their FRX1 electric mountain bike prototype.
By Bill Roberson, Contributor. Forbes. Saturday, 19 Oct 2019 16:12:24 +0000.
NEW YORK (AP) - Lego is looking to keep its plastic bricks out of the trash. The Danish toymaker is testing a way for customers to ship their unwanted bricks back and get them into the hands of other kids. ...
Joseph Pisani. Washington Times. Tuesday, 08 Oct 2019 03:00:49 -0400.
When Daniel Hunt, a third grader from Tennessee, lost everything in a house fire, his classmates secretly started a toy drive and surprised him with all the gifts they collected for him. His reaction to the gifts was priceless.
CBS News. Wednesday, 02 Oct 2019 15:50:05 -0400.