What is Entertaiment?

Entertaiment is entertainment for people, usually in a public space, with the aim of causing amusement or distraction. It includes a wide variety of activities and art forms such as movies, TV shows, games, books, live performances, music, and branded entertainment. Entertaiment is often characterized by the ability to transcend specific media and to cross genres, creating a seemingly infinite potential for creative remix.

How to use Entertaiment

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