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hobbyhorse in Toys topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhobbyhorsehob‧by‧horse /ˈhɒbihɔːs $ ˈhɑːbihɔːrs/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 TALK/MAKE A SPEECHa subject that someone has strong opinions about and that they talk about too much 🔊 I’m afraid safe driving isn’t Harry’s only hobbyhorse.be on your hobbyhorse 🔊 Vicky was on her hobbyhorse again.2 DHTan old-fashioned toy made of a horse’s head on a stick
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hobbyhorseAnother excellent chapter deals with the greenhouse effect and ozone depletion, which Brennan admits is a personal hobbyhorse.