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distraction

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of DISTRACTION

2
a state of wildly excited activity or emotion <driven to distraction by the constant screaming and bickering in the house>
3
the act or activity of providing pleasure or amusement especially for the public <a minister who certainly doesn't view gambling as a harmless distraction for people of modest means>
4
someone or something that provides amusement or enjoyment <a harmless distraction for children at the playground>
Near Antonyms killjoy, party pooper
Antonyms bore, bummer, downer, drag

April 28, 2015
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a word formed by the blending of words
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