Definition of Entertain

1. Verb. Provide entertainment for. "The performance is likely to Entertain Sue"

Specialized synonyms: Host, Amuse, Disport, Divert
Generic synonyms: Socialise, Socialize
Derivative terms: Entertainer, Entertainment



2. Verb. Take into consideration, have in view. ; "He entertained the notion of moving to South America"
Exact synonyms: Flirt With, Think About, Think Of, Toy With
Generic synonyms: Contemplate

3. Verb. Maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings). "Harbor a resentment"
Exact synonyms: Harbor, Harbour, Hold, Nurse
Generic synonyms: Experience, Feel

Definition of Entertain

1. v. t. To be at the charges of; to take or keep in one's service; to maintain; to support; to harbor; to keep.

2. v. i. To receive, or provide entertainment for, guests; as, he entertains generously.

3. n. Entertainment.

Definition of Entertain

1. Verb. (transitive) To amuse (someone); (non-gloss definition said especially of a professional entertainer). ¹

2. Verb. (transitive and intransitive) To have someone over at one's home for a party or visit. ¹

3. Verb. (transitive) To have a thought in mind. ¹

4. Noun. (obsolete) entertainment ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Entertain

1. [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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