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  • verbamuse
  • verbaccommodate visitors
  • verbthink about seriously

synonyms for entertain

  • beguile
  • captivate
  • charm
  • cheer
  • comfort
  • delight
  • distract
  • enthrall
  • gratify
  • inspire
  • please
  • regale
  • relax
  • satisfy
  • absorb
  • divert
  • elate
  • engross
  • enliven
  • gladden
  • grab
  • humor
  • indulge
  • inspirit
  • interest
  • occupy
  • pique
  • recreate
  • slay
  • solace
  • stimulate
  • tickle
  • crack up
  • ecstasize
  • knock dead
  • make merry
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antonyms for entertain

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  • anger
  • annoy
  • depress
  • disappoint
  • discourage
  • displease
  • dissuade
  • distress
  • disturb
  • frustrate
  • irritate
  • offend
  • pain
  • repel
  • repulse
  • trouble
  • turn off
  • upset
  • worry
  • bore
  • not use
  • disregard
  • forget
  • refuse
  • reject
  • tire
  • turn away
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How to use entertain in a sentence

I know how to do other things, but my gifts, my passion, what God has given me is to entertain and make people feel good and change lives in the sense of through what it is that God gave me.
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It does not “think” before speaking, insofar as this involves entertaining an idea and matching words to the components of a proposition that expresses it.
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Instead I spend that time feeding and entertaining my kids, walking my dogs, chasing deadlines, taking meetings, and fixing stuff around the house.
I DON'T FEAR SCORCHING RUNS WITH THIS HYDRATION BELTJAKOB SCHILLERAUGUST 28, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
This week’s curated collection of movies to keep you entertained during quarantine focuses on the leading ladies—a group of outstanding performers who were nominated for Academy Awards for their work in recent LGBTQ-themed movies.
FROM THE VAULTS: BEST ACTRESS EDITIONBRIAN T. CARNEYAUGUST 20, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
It’s, therefore, no surprise that many consumers have sought some relief from reality, with lighthearted and entertaining becoming more popular than ever before.
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You can still choose to move ahead with this but it’s unlikely any product or service will entertain your testimonial requests if you’re not an existing customer.
TESTIMONIAL LINK BUILDING: USING REAL EXPERIENCES FOR SUCCESSRAMEEZ GHAYAS USMANIJULY 15, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
Hours spent in non-gaming apps are up as people turn to TikTok, WhatsApp, Instagram and Twitter to keep entertained, connected and informed.
COVID-19 HAS ALTERED PAID SEARCH: HOW MARKETERS CAN ADJUST STRATEGIESBRIANNA DESMETMAY 29, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
At the same time, we grow up learning our face is something to be manipulated, in the same way actors manipulate their faces to entertain viewers.
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I’d like you to entertain the possibility that two absurdly disconnected stories may in fact have a deep connection — and that if you’re willing to see it through, this connection may yield insights that substantially improve your life.
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We resolved to do our best to merit the good opinion which we thus supposed them to entertain of us.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO ENTERTAIN

  • board
  • contain
  • domicile
  • entertain
  • furnish
  • harbor
  • hold
  • house
  • put up
  • quarter
  • receive
  • rent
  • shelter
  • supply
  • take in
  • welcome
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Fletcherizeverb (used with or without object) | [flech-uh-rahyz ]SEE DEFINITION