A source of amusement, diversion, or pleasure. It can be as simple as solving a crossword puzzle or as complex as a performance or event. Entertainment has the ability to change over time and to be adapted for different audiences and purposes. It can take the form of a personal recording for one person; a dinner for two, with suitable music and dance; a celebration for thousands; or a public performance or a piece of literature. The word derives from the Medieval Latin intertenere, from the prefix ‘inside’ and the suffix ‘to hold.’
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