amusement amusement  /ə ˈmjuz mənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a feeling of delight at being entertained
  2. (n) an activity that is diverting and that holds the attention

Usage(s):

  1. In the last few years, the Chinese have opened over dozens of amusement and entertainment complexes in a dizzying array of styles and motifs.
  2. Created by a programmer with the screen name fsk who claims to be from the small European country of Slovenia, the digital amusement first showed up Sept.
  3. And the take is good: amusement parks show a healthy upswing of attendance this summer.

News

  1. Fantasy Forest brings a mini-amusement park to Queens

    Fantasy Forest is the first amusement park in Queens, since Rockaway Playland closed in 1985. Rides include a new rollercoaster, the Queens Himalaya, Corona Choo Choo Train, Fantasy Frog Hopper and the Flushing Meadows Carousel. http://fantasyforestnyc.com     …
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WPIX 11 New York

  2. Quassy Amusement Park Opens For Summer Season

    Quassy Amusement Park in Middlebury is open for the summer season. Director of Marketing, Ron Gustafson, joined the Fox CT Morning Extra to talk about all of the new features at the park, as well as the favorite rides and …
    on June 13, 2013     Source: FOX CT Hartford

  3. Amusement Parks Ready for Profitable Summer

    Amusement Parks Ready for Profitable Summer        
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

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Quotes

  1. In 2007, Stark accused President Bush of sending troops to Iraq "to get their heads blown off for the president's amusement."
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Pete Stark Source: FOXNews

  2. The much-anticipated proposal splits the neighborhood into three development zones while ensuring an 11-block stretch along its famous boardwalk will remain "the world's most famous urban amusement park in perpetuity," Bloomberg said.
    on Nov 8, 2007 By: Michael Bloomberg Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "That's for your amusement," Wells told reporters.
    on Jul 12, 2007 By: David Wells Source: SI.com

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