entertained
entertained entertained adj. p. p. of {entertain}.

Syn: amused, diverted. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Entertained — Entertain En ter*tain , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Entertained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Entertaining}.] [F. entretenir; entre between (L. inter) + tenir to hold, L. tenere. See {Tenable}.] 1. To be at the charges of; to take or keep in one s service; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • entertained — un·entertained; …   English syllables

  • entertained — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Given hospitality] Syn. welcomed, treated, harbored, sheltered, cherished, regaled, honored, received, feasted, banqueted, wined and dined, feted. Ant. neglected*, ignored, spurned. 2. [Diverted] Syn. amused, pleased,… …   English dictionary for students

  • entertained — en·ter·tain || ‚entÉ™ teɪn v. interest, amuse; host; hold or maintain in the mind (i.e. a feeling) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • entertained — adjective pleasantly occupied We are not amused Queen Victoria • Syn: ↑amused, ↑diverted • Similar to: ↑pleased …   Useful english dictionary

  • entertained a pleading — accepted a pleading, agreed with an argument (Law) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • entertained an action — agreed to accept a claim, agreed to a claim, convicted on the base of a claim (Law) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • well-entertained — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • well-entertained — adj …   Useful english dictionary

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