infotainment


in·fo·tain·ment

noun \ˌin-(ˌ)fō-ˈtān-mənt\

: television programs that present information (such as news) in a way that is meant to be entertaining

Full Definition of INFOTAINMENT

:  a television program that presents information (as news) in a manner intended to be entertaining

Origin of INFOTAINMENT

information + entertainment
First Known Use: 1980

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