What is entertain?

More definitions of "entertain":

  • (verb): Provide entertainment for.
  • (verb): Maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings).
    Example: "Entertain interesting notions"
    Synonyms: harbor, harbour, hold, nurse

Famous quotes containing the word entertain:

    Th’ only way t’ entertain some folks is t’ listen t’ ‘em.
    Kin Hubbard (F. [Frank] Mckinney Hubbard)

    Watteau is no less an artist for having painted a fascia board while Sainsbury’s is no less effective a business for producing advertisements which entertain and educate instead of condescending and exploiting.
    Stephen Bayley (b. 1951)

    Hope is a bad thing. It means that you are not what you want to be. It means that part of you is dead, if not all of you. It means that you entertain illusions. It’s a sort of spiritual clap, I should say.
    Henry Miller (1891–1980)