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Adjective
Arousing or encouraging excitement, interest or enthusiasm
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“The talent on stage was enough to present a moving, compelling and entertaining show that would rival any professional production.”
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Funny, arousing or encouraging amusement
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“Harry Blackstone Jr. has created the funniest and most entertaining comedy routine with his own version of this release trick.”
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Generally agreeable or pleasant
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“I had a rather entertaining evening last night.”
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Happy and cheerful in mood or atmosphere
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Arousing interest due to being scandalous
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Showing or characterized by great energy and movement
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(of a place or atmosphere) Full of life, spirit, energy, or movement
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Gleaming
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(archaic) Entertainment, or the act of entertaining
“The festival was over, and the usual routine of summer entertainings and meetings had been got through.”
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(rare) Instigating the curiosity or attention of someone
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“Street performers from the world over entertain the crowd whilst buskers provide the soundtrack.”
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Present participle for to receive (someone) as a guest, typically providing them with food and drink
“Through the 1880s and into the 1890s, he would regularly entertain his friends with Sunday night dinners.”
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Present participle for to have company or guests at one's home for a party or visit
“She loved to entertain, and on more formal occasions, she even greeted her guests in French.”
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Present participle for to invite (someone) as a guest to one's home for a party or visit
“We'd love to entertain you at our place sometime.”
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Present participle for to consider or give serious or careful thought to
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“Again, the retail sector's cynics refused to entertain the idea.”
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Present participle for to reluctantly accept or tolerate something
“I will not entertain such slander against my good name.”
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Present participle for to have or harbor in one's heart or mind
“Should you even entertain the possibility of ever getting married again?”
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Present participle for to have space for accommodating a given number of people
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Present participle for to meet others socially
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Present participle for to entertain or invite to a social rendezvous
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Present participle for to insert or introduce
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Present participle for to solicit money by entertaining the public in the street or in public transport
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Present participle for to expect or foresee the future occurrence of something
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Present participle for throw a party for someone
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Costarring or starring
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Present participle for to satisfy or yield freely to (a desire or interest)
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Present participle for to accept something willingly or gladly
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(colloquial) Present participle for to poke fun at or make fun of
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Present participle for to impute meaning that is not explicitly stated
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Present participle for to sing a song or serenade (for someone)
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