Entertaiment is an activity that provides pleasure, amusement, or distraction. It can be achieved through art, sports, games, or visiting theme parks. Entertainment can also be used to promote a brand or raise awareness about an issue. It is important to provide entertainment that reflects the company’s values and vision to ensure it is effective.
From Middle French entretenement, from inter-, “inside” and tenere, to hold. Click on the collocations buttons to see more examples.
The stories of Scheherazade have been told as an orchestral piece by Rimsky-Korsakov, Ravel, and others; as a play and films; and in innovative video games.