recreational

[ rek-ree-ey-shuh-nl ]
/ ˌrɛk riˈeɪ ʃə nl /

adjective

of or relating to recreation: recreational facilities in the park.
(of a drug or medication) used for recreation and enjoyment rather than to treat a medical condition: recreational drugs such as marijuana and alcohol.

Nearby words

  1. recreantly,
  2. recreate,
  3. recreation,
  4. recreation ground,
  5. recreation room,
  6. recreational drug,
  7. recreational vehicle,
  8. recreationalist,
  9. recreationist,
  10. recreatory

Related formsrec·re·a·tion·al·ly, adverbmul·ti·rec·re·a·tion·al, adjectiveun·rec·re·a·tion·al, adjective

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recreational

/ (ˌrɛkrɪˈeɪʃənəl) /

adjective

of, relating to, or used for recreationrecreational facilities
(of a drug) taken for pleasure rather than for medical reasons or because of an addiction
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