Associations to the word «Amusement»

Wiktionary

AMUSEMENT, noun. (uncountable) Entertainment
AMUSEMENT, noun. (countable) An activity that is entertaining or amusing, such as dancing, gunning, or fishing.
AMUSEMENT ARCADE, noun. A leisure establishment, freely open to the public, containing a variety of coin-operated devices, some of which are for amusement only, while others may offer the possibility of winning small prizes.
AMUSEMENT PARK, noun. A commercially-operated collection of rides, games and other entertainment attractions.
AMUSEMENT PARKS, noun. Plural of amusement park

Dictionary definition

AMUSEMENT, noun. A feeling of delight at being entertained.
AMUSEMENT, noun. An activity that is diverting and that holds the attention.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats