entertainment

  • 21entertainment — en|ter|tain|ment [ ,entər teınmənt ] noun count or uncount ** performances that people enjoy: A jazz band provided the entertainment, while people ate and drank under the stars. There will be entertainment and a buffet luncheon for a cost of $30 …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 22entertainment — /en teuhr tayn meuhnt/, n. 1. the act of entertaining; agreeable occupation for the mind; diversion; amusement: Solving the daily crossword puzzle is an entertainment for many. 2. something affording pleasure, diversion, or amusement, esp. a… …

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  • 23Entertainment — Darbietung; Zeitvertreib; Amüsement; Belustigung; Unterhaltung; Vergnügung; Vergnügen * * * En|ter|tain|ment 〈[ tɛın ] n. 15; unz.〉 leichte Unterhaltung in der Art einer Show [engl., „Unterhaltung“] * * * En|ter|tain|ment …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 24entertainment — [[t]e̱ntə(r)te͟ɪnmənt[/t]] ♦♦♦ entertainments N VAR Entertainment consists of performances of plays and films, and activities such as reading and watching television, that give people pleasure. ...the world of entertainment and international… …

    English dictionary

  • 25entertainment — noun 1 (U) things such as films, television, performances etc that amuse or interest people: providing entertainment for tourists 2 (C) a performance or show: a musical entertainment …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 26entertainment — noun 1) he reads for entertainment Syn: amusement, pleasure, leisure, recreation, relaxation, fun, enjoyment, interest, diversion 2) an entertainment for the emperor Syn: show, performance …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 27entertainment — noun Date: 15th century 1. the act of entertaining 2. a. archaic maintenance, provision b. obsolete employment 3. a. amusement or diversion provided especially by performers < hired a band to provide entertainment …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 28entertainment — noun /ɛn.tɝˈteɪn.mənt/ a) An activity designed to give pleasure or relaxation to an audience, no matter whether the audience participates passively as in watching opera or a movie, or actively as in games. The entertainment of the general upon&#8230; …

    Wiktionary

  • 29Entertainment — En|ter|tain|ment [ɛtɐ teinmənt] das; s &LT;aus gleichbed. engl. entertainment&GT; berufsmäßig gebotene Unterhaltung …

    Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • 30entertainment*/*/ — [ˌentəˈteɪnmənt] noun [C/U] performances that people enjoy A jazz band provided entertainment for the evening.[/ex] He is organizing entertainments for the children.[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 31entertainment — See in car entertainment …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 32entertainment — Diversion; amusement; something of interest. Hospitality. See house of entertainment …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 33entertainment — n. 1 the act or an instance of entertaining; the process of being entertained. 2 a public performance or show. 3 diversions or amusements for guests etc. 4 amusement (much to my entertainment). 5 hospitality …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 34Entertainment — Книга для лёгкого чтения …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 35entertainment — Synonyms and related words: Kaffeeklatsch, amusement, animal pleasure, ball, benefit, bill, blowout, board, bodily pleasure, carnal delight, cocktail party, coffee klatch, comfort, content, contentment, costume party, coziness, creature comforts …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 36Entertainment — EntertainmentUnterhaltung,Freizeitgestaltung,Zeitvertreib,Amüsement …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 37entertainment — en·ter·tain·ment s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} intrattenimento, divertimento {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1963. ETIMO: der. di (to) entertain intrattenere, divertire …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 38entertainment — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The act of amusing] Syn. amusement, diversion, recreation, fun, enjoyment, merriment, divertissement (French), pleasure, delight, cheer, sport, play, frolic, pastime, revelry, merrymaking, relaxation, distraction, escape,&#8230; …

    English dictionary for students

  • 39Entertainment — En|ter|tain|ment 〈 [ tɛın ] n.; Gen.: s; Pl.: unz.〉 Unterhaltung in der Art einer Show [Etym.: engl.] …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 40entertainment — en·ter tain·ment || ‚entÉ™(r) teɪmÉ™nt n. something that entertains, something interesting or amusing, fun; hospitality …

    English contemporary dictionary