Adjective "lego" definition and examples

(Lego may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈlɛɡəʊ/

Definitions and examples

noun

A construction toy consisting of interlocking plastic building blocks.
  1. 'a vast Lego collection'
  2. 'But anyone who hasn't looked at Lego toys since his or her own childhood is in for a rude shock.'
  3. 'As most geeks know, playing with Lego is superb training in math and geometry.'

More definitions

1. a brand of plastic blocks that can be locked together, used as a children’s building toy. noun, plural LEGOs. Also, Lego, lego

2. one of these blocks, usually as part of a set.

More examples(as adjective)

"systems can be lego."

Origin

(LEGO)1950s: from Danish leg godt ‘play well’, from lege ‘to play’.