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amusive

[uh-myoo-ziv]
adjective
  1. amusing; entertaining.
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Origin of amusive

First recorded in 1720–30; amuse + -ive
Related formsa·mu·sive·ly, adverba·mu·sive·ness, noun
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Examples from the Web for amusive

Historical Examples

  • It is a mere bagatelle, and as an amusive trifle may not be unacceptable.

    The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction,

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