one of any of several breeds of very small dogs, as the Yorkshire terrier, English toy spaniel, Shih Tzu, and Pomeranian.
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How to use toy dog in a sentence
That is more similar to how we do it—a human child playing with a little plastic toy dog and a big puffy stuffed one, will likely figure out they are the same animal.
One little girl sat clutching a toy dog, silently staring out a window until her mother came.
Pickings, trembling like a toy dog in zero weather, reached the green in ten strokes, and took three more puts.Murder in Any Degree | Owen Johnson
This last was like a porcelain toy dog, and looked brittle, as if its thin legs would snap if much handled.
She had never gotten another toy dog, not even as a contrast to Tawny Adonis.The Gorgeous Girl | Nalbro Bartley
Also, let alone her lost toy-dog gun, I got all her ammunition and her rifle, while she was grabbing in Miss Paulette's trunk.The La Chance Mine Mystery | Susan Carleton Jones
Everyone knows what a cold is, and the toy dog's cold should be treated like one's own.A Manual of Toy Dogs | Mrs. Leslie Williams