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hobby

noun

Synonyms of hobby

an activity outside of one's regular occupation that is engaged in primarily for pleasure
  • his ranch is just a weekend hobby—he makes his real money as an investment banker

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The first known use of hobby was in the 15th century

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“Hobby.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hobby. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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