Amusement and Recreation


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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

Recreation is a synonym for amusement in activity topic. In some cases you can use "Recreation" instead a noun "Amusement", when it comes to topics like sport, leisure, game, entertainment. popular alternative
Nearby Words: amusing, amuse, amused
Synonyms for Amusement


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Recreation noun – Activity engaged in to amuse oneself.
Usage example: decided to take a bike tour of the island for recreation and relaxation

Amusement is a synonym for recreation in leisure topic. You can use "Amusement" instead a noun "Recreation", if it concerns topics such as entertainment, pleasure, play, sport. popular alternative
Nearby Words: recreate, recreancy, recreated, recreative, recreating
Synonyms for Recreation

How words are described

close close amusement close recreation
public public amusement public recreation
small small amusement small recreation
constant constant amusement constant recreation
Other adjectives: sexual, personal, general, twisted, different.
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