What is Entertaiment?



A form of diversion or amusement. It can include everything from a laugh-out-loud comedy show to a thought-provoking documentary, and can even include activities like solving a puzzle or playing a strategy video game. For some, entertaiment is a source of joy and upliftment; for others it may provide escapism or catharsis. And for still others, the value of entertaiment might hinge on how challenging or engaging it is—from a team sport to a cerebrally demanding crossword, or an absorbing book to a tense psychological thriller. Click on the buttons below to find related words.

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