These examples are programmatically compiled from various online sources to illustrate current usage of the word ‘entertainment.’ They do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors.
Something affording pleasure, diversion, or amusement: The play provided entertainment for the whole audience. An agreeable occupation for the mind: Solving a crossword puzzle is an entertaining diversion. These are just a few of the many ways in which we use the word entertainment today. Click on the buttons below to find related words and collocations.