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entertaining

[en-ter-tey-ning]
adjective
affording entertainment; amusing; diverting: We spent an entertaining evening at the theater.

Origin:
1615–25; entertain + -ing2

entertainingly, adverb
nonentertaining, adjective
quasi-entertaining, adjective
self-entertaining, adjective
unentertaining, adjective
unentertainingly, adverb
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entertaining (ˌɛntəˈteɪnɪŋ)
 
adj
serving to entertain or give pleasure; diverting; amusing
 
enter'tainingly
 
adv

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entertain
late 15c., "to keep up, maintain," from M.Fr. entretenir, from O.Fr. entretenir "hold together, support," from entre- "among" (from L. inter) + tenir "to hold" (from L. tenere; see tenet). Sense of "have a guest" is late 15c.; that of "amuse" is 1620s.
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