Examples of amusement in a Sentence
I'm reading this novel for amusement.
Several games were provided for the education and amusement of the children.
Recent Examples of amusement from the Web
Featuring amusement rides, food and craft vendors, duck races, and live music, the festival sponsored by the Town of Pearl River and the Pearl River Lions Club continues until 11 p.m. at KBR Lake, off Interstate 59 at Exit 5.
Neither Meeks, her attorney, nor attorneys for the amusement park could be reached for comment.
Many of the jobs that have been added over the past year are in the generally lower-paying leisure and hospitality industry — hotels, restaurants and amusement parks.
Green thumbs might want to consider booking a trip to France, because a garden-themed amusement park is now open in Angers, three hours west of Paris.
Twenty states have government oversight over amusement and water parks, while nine have none at all.
This amusement park off I-75 in Valdosta is adding a new area to its Splash Island water park: Ohana Bay adds some kid-friendly slides as well as others that teens and adults can enjoy.
At a time when traditional fairs are competing with high-intensity amusement parks and online entertainment, the Sacramento County Fair has seen its attendance rise steadily over the last five years.
As the system gets built, officials have talked about allowing places such as classrooms, offices, shopping malls, amusement parks and police and fire stations to have ready access to alerts.
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First Known Use of amusement
AMUSEMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of amusement for English Language Learners
: the feeling of being amused or entertained
: something (such as an activity) that amuses or entertains someone
AMUSEMENT Defined for Kids
Definition of amusement for Students
1 : something that amuses or entertains games and other amusements
2 : the feeling of being amused or entertained I read the book for amusement.
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