What is Entertaiment?


Entertaiment is a form of activity that holds the attention or interest of an audience and gives pleasure. It is a common term in many areas of life, including art, music, sport and television. It has also been used for thousands of years as a way of expressing aesthetic value, and it can be traced back to the Greek word ‘entertainment,’ which means something that appeals to the senses.

Definition of Entertaiment

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