Examples of Use of the Word Entertaiment

Entertaiment is a broad concept that reflects human need for pleasure and amusement. It can be as simple as reading a book for entertainment or enjoying a meal with friends; it can be as complex as a ceremonial ritual, religious festival, or political satire. As entertainment evolves and becomes more industrialized, it can also serve a purpose other than pure amusement, such as providing insight or intellectual growth.

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