amused Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “amused” in the English Dictionary

"amused" in British English

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uk   us   /əˈmjuːzd/
B2 showing that you ​think something is ​funny: an amused ​smile She was very amused by/atyourcomments.keep sb amused B2 to ​keep someone ​interested and ​help them to have an ​enjoyabletime: Toddlers don't need ​expensivetoys and ​games to ​keep them amused.
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(Definition of amused from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “amused”
in Chinese (Simplified) 被逗乐的, 感到好笑的…
in Turkish eğlenmiş, şaşırmış, keyif almış…
in Russian веселый, радостный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 被逗樂的, 感到好笑的…
in Polish rozbawiony…
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