Entertaiment is a multifaceted universe that serves as a mirror reflecting the complexities of human emotion and intellect. It encompasses everything from escapism to education, and from catharsis to cerebral engagement. Whether through art, music, video games or reading a good book, entertainment can relieve stress and anxiety while boosting self-esteem. It can even help children learn and develop motor skills, while teaching them how to interact with one another and solve problems. Click on the collocations below to see more examples of entertaiment.
This word is derived from Old French entretenement, meaning agreeable occupation of the mind, or diversion, amusement: solving the daily crossword puzzle is an entertainement for many.