Amusement and Joy


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Amusement noun – The act or activity of providing pleasure or amusement especially for the public.
Usage example: with the opening of Disneyland in 1955, the film producer Walt Disney greatly expanded his amusement empire

Joy is a synonym for amusement in hilarity topic. In some cases you can use "Joy" instead a noun "Amusement", when it comes to topics like glee.
Nearby Words: amusing, amuse, amused
Synonyms for Amusement


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Joy noun – A source of great satisfaction.
Usage example: my car is my pride and joy

Amusement is a synonym for joy in pleasure topic. You can use "Amusement" instead a noun "Joy", if it concerns topics such as hilarity, glee.
Nearby Words: joyful, joyous, joyless, joyfully, joyously
Synonyms for Joy

How words are described

pure pure amusement pure joy
particular particular amusement particular joy
certain certain amusement certain joy
endless endless amusement endless joy
Other adjectives: sheer, obvious, confused, gleeful, extreme, great, evident, childish, sick, cheerful, personal, malicious, general, immense, greater, unending, said, sadistic.

Both words in one sentence

  • Joy and amusement fills the onlooking females in the group, and we cut to the end credits.
  • Scunthorpe Problem Mbuttachusetts (much to the joy and amusement of Yankees fans)
  • Jerkass: Yuck of course who takes joy out of messing with people for his own amusement, even mocking Yang when his sister passes out from shock and needs to be hospitalized.
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