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English definition of “entertainment”

entertainment

noun [C or U]     /ˌentəˈteɪnmənt/
the activity of taking customers or possible customers out to restaurants, bars, theatres, etc. as a way of encouraging them to do business with you: Each manager has a fixed entertainment budget. The company is cutting back on money spent on corporate entertainment this year.
the business of making films, television programmes, shows, etc. that entertain people: the entertainment business/industry an entertainment company/group
→ See also home entertainment
(Definition of entertainment noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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