toyishness

toyishness

(ˈtɔɪɪʃnəs)
n
the quality or state of being toyish
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At this, George turned to the congregation to explain how a garment's context, in this case the social rank and role of the wearer, altered its meanings: "Thogh velvet in it[s] nature were not toyish, yet if common mariners should weare such, it would be a token of pride and toyishness in them, also a gilded rap[i]er and a fe[a]ther are not toyish in their nature, neither in a Captaine to weare them, and yet if a minister should weare them, they would be signes of great vanity, toyishness, and lightness in him.