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entertain/ˌɛntɚˈteɪn/verb
entertainsentertainedentertaining
entertain
/ˌɛntɚˈteɪn/
verb
entertainsentertainedentertaining
Learner's definition of ENTERTAIN  
: to have people as guests in your home or in a public place (such as a restaurant)
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object]  : to perform for (an audience) : to provide amusement for (someone) by singing, acting, etc.
   b  : to provide or be entertainment for (someone)
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object]  : to have (a thought, idea, etc.) in your mind
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