Simple Definition of recreational
: done for enjoyment
of a drug : used for pleasure instead of for medical purposes
Full Definition of recreational
1 : of, relating to, or characteristic of recreation
2 : of or relating to recreational drugs or their use
Examples of recreational in a sentence
Marijuana is a recreational drug.
First Known Use of recreational
Rhymes with recreational
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