amuse (Meaning)

Wordnet

amuse (v)

occupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion

make (somebody) laugh

Webster

amuse (v.)

To occupy or engage the attention of; to lose in deep thought; to absorb; also, to distract; to bewilder.

To entertain or occupy in a pleasant manner; to stir with pleasing or mirthful emotions; to divert.

To keep in expectation; to beguile; to delude.

Webster

amuse (v. i.)

To muse; to mediate.

amuse Sentence Examples

  1. The comedian's jokes never failed to amuse the audience, eliciting laughter throughout the room.
  2. The playful antics of the puppy never failed to amuse the children in the neighborhood.
  3. As they strolled through the amusement park, the friends found various rides and attractions to amuse themselves.
  4. The talented magician performed tricks that never failed to amuse and astound the crowd.
  5. The quirky characters in the cartoon series never ceased to amuse viewers of all ages.
  6. The amusing anecdotes shared during the dinner party managed to amuse and entertain the guests.
  7. Playing board games was a simple yet effective way to amuse the family during the rainy afternoon.
  8. The comedian's witty banter and clever observations continued to amuse his fans during the live show.
  9. The clown's exaggerated expressions and silly antics were designed to amuse and delight the young audience.
  10. The amusing twist in the plot of the novel caught readers by surprise, adding an element of delight to the story.

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The comedian's jokes never failed to amuse the audience, eliciting laughter throughout the room.

The playful antics of the puppy never failed to amuse the children in the neighborhood.

As they strolled through the amusement park, the friends found various rides and attractions to amuse themselves.

The talented magician performed tricks that never failed to amuse and astound the crowd.