entertainment

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entertainment englannista suomeksi

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  1. Substantiivi

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entertainment englanniksi

  1. An activity designed to give pleasure, enjoyment, diversion, amusement, or relaxation to an audience, no matter whether the audience participates passively as in watching opera or a movie, or actively as in games.

  2. (quote-book)

  3. A show put on for the enjoyment or amusement of others.

  4. Maintenance or support.

  5. Admission into service; service.

  6. Payment of soldiers or servants; wages.

  7. (RQ:Davies Discoveri)

  8. The entertainment of the general upon his first arrival was but six shillings and eight pence.
  9. Reception; (provision of) food to guests or travellers.

  10. (RQ:Shakespeare As You Like It)

  11. 1743, (w), ''The Pleasant, and Surprizing Adventures of Mr. Robert Drury, during his Fifteen Years Captivity on the Island of Madagascar'', London, p. 61,https://archive.org/details/pleasantandsurp00drurgoog

  12. Tho’ they cut beef into long Pieces, (like Ropes) with the Hide; and dress’d, and eat it half-roasted according to their Custom, and gave it me in the same Manner; yet I thought this contemptible Food, and what a Beggar in ''England'' would not have touch’d, the most delicious Entertainment I ever met with.