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
There will be live music, an international food court, carnival and amusement rides, a family entertainment pavilion, and crafters.
No spark of emotion or amusement registered here, folks.
What Luciana enters is a nightmare rabbit hole of objectification and physical peril for the amusement of wealthy New Yorkers.
Gossip about his 2010 engagement made the front page entertainment news, much to his amusement.
This theme park is filled with roller coasters, water park amusements and family rides.
Some agreements are crucial if the wedding is to proceed; others are ritual and exist purely for amusement.
Chad Beynon, an analyst at Macquarie Group Ltd. in New York, said of the casino, which still features amusement-park rides on its roof.
The farm's dozens of other attractions, from a train and giant jumping pillows to wagon rides to a pumpkin patch, give it almost amusement-park status.
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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
- games and other amusements
- I read the book for amusement.
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