amusement

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  • Info Amusement is the state of experiencing humorous and entertaining events or situations, and is associated with enjoyment, happiness, laughter and pleasure.
  • I have seen a little one change her amusements several times during the hour. Cited from Another World, by Benjamin Lumley (AKA Hermes)
  • She will point out to you her amusements, and make you follow them. Cited from A Portraiture of Quakerism, Volume III (of 3), by Thomas Clarkson
  • What should the family do about the question of the amusements of young people? Cited from Religious Education in the Family, by Henry F. Cope
  • Do you think it is strange that the children go outside for their amusements? Cited from Robert Hardy's Seven Days, by Charles Monroe Sheldon
  • At the age of five, she made her singing debut at an amusement park.
  • These simple amusements came to an end all too soon, despite the rain. Cited from Russian Rambles, by Isabel F. Hapgood
  • There should be nothing so much a man's business as his amusements. Cited from Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition, by R.L. Stevenson
  • Their amusements seem pretty various; for during our short stay, several were discovered. Cited from Voyages and Travels, Vol. 16, by Robert Kerr
  • What were the popular amusements of the people a hundred years ago? Cited from Thrift, by Samuel Smiles
  • Did you ever ask yourself what amusements you were providing for me while you were out all day? Cited from If Only, Etc., by Francis Clement Philips and Augustus Harris
  • By the age of ten, however, she had begun to write for her own amusement.
  • But young people will naturally desire to project themselves into the social amusements of the larger groups. Cited from Religious Education in the Family, by Henry F. Cope
  • During the summer months they would set up water amusements.
  • One requires no company, no amusements, no books in such a place as this. Cited from Three Years in Europe, by W. Wells Brown
  • However, a theme park can be regarded as a distinct style of amusement park.
  • A narrow gauge railway runs between the main car park and the amusement area.
  • I suppose that part of your London amusements will soon be over. Cited from Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume 1 (of 3), 1837-1843, Queen Victoria
  • Having two free tickets to a nearby amusement park, he gives them to her.
  • One twin is sent to study for six hours while the other is sent to the amusement park.
  • However, he instead turned the castle into an amusement park and became its caretaker.
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Words starting with amusement

Meaning of amusement

  • noun A feeling of delight at being entertained