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Spanish translation of “entertain”

entertain

verb /entəˈtein/
to hold in the mind
abrigar
He entertained the hope that he would one day be Prime Minister.
to amuse
divertir, entretener
His stories entertained us for hours.
to receive, and give food etc to (guests)
recibir
They’re entertaining guests for dinner this evening.
entertainer noun one who gives amusing performances professionally
artista
a circus entertainer.
entertaining adjective amusing
divertido, entretenido
entertaining stories.
entertainment noun something that entertains, eg a theatrical show etc.
espectáculo
the act of entertaining.
entretenimiento
amusement; interest
diversión
There is no lack of entertainment in the city at night.
(Definition of entertain from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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