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English definition of “amusement”


noun     /əˈmjuːz.mənt/
B2 [U] the feeling of being entertained or made to laugh : She looked at him with amusement. I looked on in amusement as they started to argue . Carl came last in the race , (much) to my amusement. I play the piano just for my own amusement (= to entertain myself, not other people ).General words for fun B2 [C] an activity that you can take part in for entertainment : There was a range of fairground amusements, including rides , stalls , and competitions.Pastimes - general words
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