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1. amusement

noun. ['əˈmjuːzmənt'] a feeling of delight at being entertained.

Synonyms

  • delectation

Antonyms

  • affirm
  • contraindicate

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Words that Rhyme with Amusement

  • abandonment
  • abatement
  • aberrant
  • abhorrent
  • abortifacient
  • abridgement
  • absent
  • absorbent
  • abstinent
  • abundant
  • accelerant
  • accident
  • accompaniment
  • accompaniment
  • accomplishment
  • accountant
  • accouterment
  • accoutrement
  • achievement
  • acknowledgement

How do you pronounce amusement?

Pronounce amusement as əmˈjuzmənt.

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Example sentences of the word amusement


1. Noun, singular or mass
Visitors will love the family-friendly atmosphere, which includes a 36,000-square-foot indoor water and amusement park and pizzeria.

2. Verb, past participle
Located south of downtown Seoul, this park has amusement rides, playgrounds and a zoo.

Quotes containing the word amusement


1. I love going to the movie theatre, seeing live comedy, and going to amusement parks.
- Jennette McCurdy

2. I think hiccup cures were really invented for the amusement of the patient's friends.
- Bill Watterson, The Complete Calvin and Hobbes

3. Gods prefer simple, vicious games, where you Do Not Achieve Transcendence but Go Straight To Oblivion; a key to the understanding of all religion is that a god's idea of amusement is Snakes and Ladders with greased rungs.
- Terry Pratchett, Wyrd Sisters

2. amusement

noun. ['əˈmjuːzmənt'] an activity that is diverting and that holds the attention.

Synonyms

  • distraction
  • beguilement
  • extravaganza
  • edutainment
  • recreation
  • night life
  • nightlife
  • diversion
  • show
  • entertainment

Antonyms

  • unattractiveness
  • inactivity
  • hide
  • negate
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