Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

entertaining

[en-ter-tey-ning]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
adjective
  1. affording entertainment; amusing; diverting: We spent an entertaining evening at the theater.

Origin of entertaining

First recorded in 1615–25; entertain + -ing2
Related formsen·ter·tain·ing·ly, adverbnon·en·ter·tain·ing, adjectivequa·si-en·ter·tain·ing, adjectiveself-en·ter·tain·ing, adjectiveun·en·ter·tain·ing, adjectiveun·en·ter·tain·ing·ly, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
British Dictionary definitions for self-entertaining

entertaining

adjective
  1. serving to entertain or give pleasure; diverting; amusing
Derived Formsentertainingly, adverb
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012