Examples from the Web for entertainment
Beyoncé has, for close to a decade now, been a deity in entertainment: untouchable, successful, divine.Bow Down, Bitches: How Beyoncé Turned an Elevator Brawl Into a Perfect Year|Kevin Fallon|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Brad Rutter is trying to turn his trivia fame into entertainment.From Socially Isolated Nerd to Jeopardy! Bad Boy: A Thank You Note|Arthur Chu|November 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Billboard and Entertainment Weekly similarly praised it upon the anniversary.When the Religious Right Attacked ‘The Little Mermaid’|Asawin Suebsaeng|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It took a lot to make the public and entertainment industry remember the allegations against Dr. Huxtable.It’s Not Just Cosby: Hollywood’s Long List of Male Scumbags|Asawin Suebsaeng|November 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Heigl talked about the press event where she was asked about her difficult behavior.
And interesting heroic men coming and going in swarms and being so grateful for kindness and entertainment.Robin|Frances Hodgson Burnett
Great preparations had been made for the refection which was to be part of the entertainment.Elsie Venner|Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
The participation of the Cushman sisters in this entertainment greatly enhanced its interest and attractiveness.William E. Burton: Actor, Author, and Manager|William L. Keese
The king accepted his title by giving an entertainment that night in a noiseless manner.Ande Trembath|Matthew Stanley Kemp
During the next summer the queen invited Elizabeth to an entertainment at Richmond.Agnes Strickland's Queens of England, Vol. II. (of III)|Rosalie Kaufman
British Dictionary definitions for entertainment
Word Origin and History for entertainment
1530s, "provision for support of a retainer; manner of social behavior," now obsolete, along with other 16c. senses; from entertain + -ment. Meaning "the amusement of someone" is from 1610s; "that which entertains" is from 1650s; "public performance or display meant to amuse" is from 1727.