[en-ter-tey-ner] /ˌɛn tərˈteɪ nər/
a singer, comedian, dancer, reciter, or the like, especially a professional one.
a person who ; host:
She was one of the capital’s great entertainers.
a professional singer, comedian, or other performer who takes part in public entertainments
any person who entertains
“public performer,” 1530s, agent noun from entertain.
[en-ter-tey-ning] /ˌɛn tərˈteɪ nɪŋ/ adjective 1. affording ; amusing; diverting: We spent an entertaining evening at the theater. [en-ter-teyn] /ˌɛn tərˈteɪn/ verb (used with object) 1. to hold the attention of pleasantly or agreeably; divert; amuse. 2. to have as a guest; provide food, lodging, etc., for; show hospitality to. 3. to admit into the […]
[en-ter-tey-ning] /ˌɛn tərˈteɪ nɪŋ/ adjective 1. affording ; amusing; diverting: We spent an entertaining evening at the theater. /ˌɛntəˈteɪnɪŋ/ adjective 1. serving to entertain or give pleasure; diverting; amusing
[en-ter-teyn-muh nt] /ˌɛn tərˈteɪn mənt/ noun 1. the act of ; agreeable occupation for the mind; diversion; amusement: Solving the daily crossword puzzle is an entertainment for many. 2. something affording pleasure, diversion, or amusement, especially a performance of some kind: The highlight of the ball was an elaborate entertainment. 3. hospitable provision for the […]
[en-thal-pee, en-thal-] /ˈɛn θæl pi, ɛnˈθæl-/ noun, plural enthalpies. Thermodynamics. 1. a quantity associated with a thermodynamic system, expressed as the internal energy of a system plus the product of the pressure and volume of the system, having the property that during an isobaric process, the change in the quantity is equal to the heat […]