Definition of amusement
- what are her favorite amusements
- could not hide his amusement
- plays the piano for amusement
I'm reading this novel for amusement.
Several games were provided for the education and amusement of the children.
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: the feeling of being amused or entertained
: something (such as an activity) that amuses or entertains someone
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