Anything affording pleasure, diversion, or amusement. The entertainment of a party may include music and dancing or a play or a banquet. The activity of solving a crossword puzzle or other intellectual challenge provides entertainment. Generally, entertainment is fun and lighthearted, but it can also be serious in the form of a religious festival or a satire. Many familiar entertainments have evolved over time and can be found across a range of media, such as film, video games, books, or TV shows.
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