What Does Entertaiment Mean?

Entertaiment is a broad term that covers many genres of art and entertainment. Each form of entertainment is viewed differently by different people. What is entertaining to one may be considered work or an act of cruelty to another. This is because the definition of entertainment is decided by WHO YOU ARE.

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The word entertain comes from the Latin intertenere, with the prefix inter meaning inside and tenere meaning hold or maintain. The same Latin root is found in the French word entretenir, which meant to hold together or maintain in medieval times.