Any activity that affords pleasure, diversion, or amusement: playing a game, solving a crossword puzzle, visiting a circus.
Entertainment stimulates the brain to realease seratonin and dopamine, which gives a good feeling because that is how our brains were shaped by evolution to react deeply to, considering the world we live in. Many of the familiar forms of entertainment are based on themes such as murders, social backstabbing and other activities our ancestors were shaped to react to, to survive in the societies they lived in.
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This word is more popular than ever. But its origins remain obscure.
What a fun word to play with, entertaintment is one of those words that’s never been more in vogue than it is now, and yet its exact meaning remains a mystery.