adv.1.In a toying manner.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Returning from her daytime trip to the Prado as a "boy," she boasts to David that she is proud she can do their "night things" in the day and toyingly asks if he loves her more than "that Andrea del Sarto girl" he used to love.
However, for Tamburlaine, killing is always personal, as in his toyingly sadistic interaction, center stage, with the virgins.