Definition of RECREATION

someone or something that provides amusement or enjoyment <bowling is great recreation on a rainy afternoon>
Near Antonyms killjoy, party pooper
Antonyms bore, bummer, downer, drag
the act or activity of providing pleasure or amusement especially for the public <water parks have become a significant part of the recreation business>
an activity outside of one's regular occupation that is engaged in primarily for pleasure <as with other men of his class and income, his principal recreations were polo and yachting>

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