entertain

suomi-englanti sanakirja

entertain englannista suomeksi

  1. viihdyttää, kestitä

  2. vaalia

  3. elättää

  1. Verbi

  2. viihdyttää

  3. Substantiivi

entertain englanniksi

  1. To amuse (someone); to engage the attention of agreeably.

  2. (ux)

  3. To have someone over at one's home for a party or visit.

  4. (RQ:KJV)

  5. Be not forgetful to entertain strangers(..)
  6. To receive and take into consideration; to have a thought in mind.

  7. 1851, (w), ''Literary Reminiscences''

  8. I am not here going to entertain so large a theme as the philosophy of Locke.
  9. (RQ:Hawthorne The Scarlet Lette)

  10. A rumour gained ground, — and, however absurd, was entertained by some very sensible people.
  11. To take or keep in one's service; to maintain; to support; to harbour; to keep.

  12. (RQ:Shakespeare Lear)

  13. To meet or encounter, as an enemy.

  14. (RQ:Shakespeare Henry 5)

  15. (quote-book)

  16. To lead on; to bring along; to introduce.

  17. (RQ:Taylor Heniayto)

  18. to baptize all nations, and to entertain them into the services and institutions of the holy Jesus
  19. Entertainment; pleasure.

  20. Reception of a guest; welcome.

  21. 1596, (w), ''The Faerie Queene'', IV.8:

  22. But neede, that answers not to all requests, / Bad them not looke for better entertayne .