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
For a brief, shining moment in the early 1960s, Huntsville was going to have an amusement park that rivaled Disney World.
It’s quiet; there are no amusement park rides and no boardwalk.
QUEENSBURY, N.Y. -- A 14-year-old Delaware girl who survived falling off a New York amusement park ride has been released from an upstate hospital.
Authorities have identified three Louisville residents who died in a car crash Friday morning on their way to Cedar Point amusement park.
Fans reportedly reacted with a combination of amazement and amusement when the five were announced, reports the Fayetteville Observer.
Another day, another horrifying amusement park story.
Gov. Sam Brownback signed legislation Friday that will give amusement parks more time to comply with new industry regulations that were adopted following the death of a lawmaker’s son last year.
MBS has promised amusement parks and more fun for his generation of millennials.
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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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