Entertaining satisfies the human mind and stimulates it to release seratonin, dopamine and other chemicals that make you feel good. Entertaiment often hits on themes the brain was evolved to understand and react to deeply, such as social backstabbing, murders, etc.
Entertaiment is a common suffix forming nouns from verb stems (beginning-e-ment from commencing, betterment from improving, merriment from merriment). It is also used with prefixes to form words such as amazement, delight, and enrichment. Examples of entertainment include listening to music, attending musical or dance performances, watching sports games, playing video games, reading books or magazines, and creating or appreciating visual art. These examples are programmatically compiled from various online sources to illustrate current usage. Send us feedback about these examples.