toyshop


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toyshop

(ˈtɔɪʃɒp)
n
(Commerce) a shop that sells objects that children play with, for example dolls or model cars
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.toyshop - shop where toys are soldtoyshop - shop where toys are sold    
shop, store - a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
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toyshop

[ˈtɔɪʃɒp] Njuguetería f

toyshop

[ˈtɔɪʃɒp] nmagasin m de jouetstoy train n (wooden)petit train m; (electric)train m électrique

toyshop

[ˈtɔɪˌʃɒp] nnegozio di giocattoli
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He knew that all the intellectual lights of Petersburg were gathered there and, like a child in a toyshop, did not know which way to look, afraid of missing any clever conversation that was to be heard.
He stopped once only on his way to the hotel to look at a toyshop in one of the great thoroughfares.
The story takes place in a toyshop full of dancing dolls, she explains, as she shows them her own collection of dancing dolls and her magical music box.
uk Tickets for Matt's show are PS10 each available from Imagine Toyshop in Holmfirth, email caroline@imaginetoys.
In one neat paragraph early in The Invention of Angela Carter, Edmund Gordon connects the dots between the characters, settings, and themes in Carter's second novel, The Magic Toyshop (1967), and elements of the author's personal history and the circumstances in which she created this work.
She dreams of buying the green bicycle outside the toyshop that she passes every day and dreams up different schemes to make enough money.
Profile interviews come in all shapes and sizes, but they tend to have one thing in common: almost all are conducted sitting down -- yet I talk to Athina Tsoumbrou as she stands behind the counter at Be-Be, the venerable toyshop on Makarios Avenue in Nicosia, leaning across the counter to ask my questions.
WHILE YOU'RE THERE Huntingdon's High Street is filled with small independent shops, such as Playtime toyshop.
However, she described working at Romer Parrish toyshop on Linthorpe Road as "the best job ever.
She visited the local toyshop Berte, in Piazza Navona, with her daughters soon after landing at the Ciampino international airport.
Taking its lead from Dickens' A Christmas Carol, we meet Mr Scratch, who runs a toyshop.