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Synonyms for amuse

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for amuse

to occupy in an agreeable or pleasing way

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Synonyms for amuse

occupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion

Related Words

make (somebody) laugh

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To find out more about Zieher's Amuse range and its other products, contact a member of the team at Zieher.
So original yet so synchronized with local tastes, the women of Amuse have meticulously selected their merchandise.
Originally launched in 1990 as a video distrib, Amuse got into theatrical distribution in 1998.
Stepping inside the two-story historic railroad bunkhouse, the intimacy, space and openness of Amuse Cafe becomes apparent.
Now if you are bored and are unable to grasp intellectual thinking, please switch on to Tom and Jerry to amuse yourself as my thinking tells me, you are one of those persons with a very shallow mind.
TOKYO Japan's presale market for independent films remains mostly in the grip of the three major players--Gaga Communications, Asmik Ace Entertainment and Amuse Pictures, with Nippon Herald and Shochiku completing the field.
If behind every successful man there is an even more successful woman,why haven't they got the gumption to amuse themselves?
One of the companies at the center of this growing exchange between the two Asian neighbors, which account for more than 70% of Asia's economy, is the production company and talent agency Amuse, which became the first Japanese production house to try its hand in South Korea and struck gold in Japan earlier this year with South Korean box office champ "Swiri."
TOKYO Signaling its aspiration to become a mainstream distributor, Amuse Video has changed its moniker to Amuse Pictures and inked a deal to release "Chicken Run" and "The Road to El Dorado" in Japan.
The action, which takes place from noon to 5pm, will include a bouncy castle, face painting, car boot sale and a clown to amuse the children.
"I'd like very much to make a confident picture," he once told an interviewer, adding that he sought to liberate viewers from "overidealized concepts of life." "I make pictures to tell a story, to tell lies and to amuse." One might say that Andrea Zittel gives us confident pictures too, but instead of Fellini's sensual embrace of human foibles, her touch is robotic--intolerant of vulnerability, weakness, and indecision.
Here, the director revisits some of his favourite themes but, familiarity aside, it amuses and entertains.
A great codicil to his movie Super Size Me, Spurlock's book teaches and amuses the reader while warning about the dangers of fast food.
It makes sense to us in a new way: it startles us and amuses us.