noun pas·time \ˈpas-ˌtīm\

: an activity that you enjoy doing during your free time

Full Definition of PASTIME

:  something that amuses and serves to make time pass agreeably :  diversion

Examples of PASTIME

  1. Baseball has been a national pastime for years.

First Known Use of PASTIME

15th century


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