toy with

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Verb1.toy with - take into consideration, have in viewtoy with - take into consideration, have in view; "He entertained the notion of moving to South America"
contemplate - consider as a possibility; "I contemplated leaving school and taking a full-time job"
References in classic literature ?
If a poor man wished to toy with it, he must either starve or find a rich friend to be his patron, to give him work to do that would leave him time to write also.
And, if a kid likes Harry Potter, she's probably going to like any toy with a Quidditch or flying broom logo plastered on it.
Made exclusively for The Disney Store, the infrared remote control toy with special action and sound effects captures the adventure and imagination of "Toy Story 2.