amusement

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/əˈmjuːzmənt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/əˈmyuzmənt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ə myo̅o̅zmənt)


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amusement

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. Her amusement showed.
  2. [was unable to, couldn't] hide his amusement
  3. His [face, eyes] were filled with amusement.
  4. looked at him [in, with] amusement
  5. were [watching, looking on] in amusement
  6. [grinned, laughed, snorted] in amusement
  7. could not [hide, conceal] their amusement
  8. is a continuous source of amusement (for)
  9. What do you do for amusement around [here, these parts]?
  10. am not [doing, saying] this for your amusement
  11. am not looking for any amusement (tonight)
  12. to the (surprise and) amusement of his [friends, colleagues]
  13. (much) to my amusement, she [couldn't, wasn't able to]
  14. Yes, much to my amusement!
  15. [draw, play basketball, sing] just for my own amusement
  16. was [made, designed, built] for your amusement
  17. offers many amusements for [locals, visitors, children, families, tourists]
  18. [fairground, festival] amusements
  19. the amusements at the [fairground]
n as adj
  1. went to an amusement [park, fairground]
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