Toning vs Toying - What's the difference?

toning | toying |


As verbs the difference between toning and toying

is that toning is while toying is .

As nouns the difference between toning and toying

is that toning is use of colour; tone while toying is the act of one who toys.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

toning

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • Use of colour; tone.
  • * 2007 , The Complete Aussie Backyard & Home Improvement Book (page 89)
  • Indian slate has a silvery-grey base with tonings of pink, burgundy and tan, and is also suitable for outdoor paving.

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    toying

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of one who toys.
  • * George William M. Reynolds, (The Mysteries of London)
  • The imagination of the young maiden grew inflamed, as the toyings of her lover became bolder; and half-raising her in his arms, he supported her across the room to a door which opened to his touch at the farther end.