What is Entertaiment?


Entertaiment means anything that provides diversion, recreation, amusement, or pleasure. It is a broad term that can take many forms, ranging from the individual choice of entertainment from an enormous array of pre-recorded options; to a banquet designed for two; to performances intended for thousands or even a global audience. The range of what can be entertaining is constantly changing, and many familiar entertainments can have serious or profound purposes.

These examples have been selected automatically from various online sources to illustrate current usage of the word ‘Entertaiment.’ See the full definition for Entertaiment in Merriam-Webster’s Learner’s Dictionary. 2013 Merriam-Webster, Inc.