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entertainingadjective

uk   /en.təˈteɪ.nɪŋ/  us   /-t̬ɚ-/
B2 funny and enjoyable: an entertaining story/movie His books aren't particularly well-written, but they're always entertaining.
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adverb uk   us   /-li/

entertainingnoun [U]

uk   /en.təˈteɪ.nɪŋ/  us   /-t̬ɚ-/
the activity of inviting people to your home and giving them food and drink: We do a lot of entertaining.
Translations of “entertaining”
in Korean 재미있는…
in Arabic مُسَلٍّ, مُمْتِع…
in Portuguese interessante, divertido…
in Catalan entretingut…
in Japanese おもしろい…
in Italian piacevole, divertente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使人愉快的, 有趣的…
in Russian занимательный…
in Turkish eğlendiren, eğlenceli, hoş…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使人愉快的, 有趣的…
in Polish rozrywkowy, zabawny…
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