entertainment englannista suomeksi
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.
Admission into service; service.
Payment of soldiers or servants; wages.
- The entertainment of the general upon his first arrival was but six shillings and eight pence.
Reception; (provision of) food to guests or travellers.
(RQ:Shakespeare As You Like It)
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
- 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.