someone or something that provides amusement or enjoyment <a scavenger hunt was organized as a diversion for the guests at the party> Related Words escape
, time killer
the act or activity of providing pleasure or amusement especially for the public <movies and television became two of the most popular and influential diversions of the 20th century> Related Words nightlife
, show business
a turning away from a course or standard <carefully weighed testimony that did not contain the slightest diversion from the truth>
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