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English definition of “entertain”

entertain

verb [I or T] (AMUSE)    /en.təˈteɪn/ US  /-t̬ɚ-/
B1 to keep a group of people interested or enjoying themselves: We hired a magician to entertain the children . Most children's television programmes aim to educate and entertain at the same time .Celebrating and entertainingCausing pleasure
(Definition of entertain verb (AMUSE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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