What Is Entertaiment?


Entertaiment is the act of entertaining people. It can be anything from music, art, theater to sports. People sometimes abbreviate the word entertainment to entmt. on fliers or in industry news publications where space is limited. This is not common in general writing.

People find entertainment through things that make them laugh, cry or feel something deeply. Entertainment often hits on points that our brains were evolved to react to in order to understand the world we live in. This include backstabbing, murders and other themes that were necessary for us to survive as a society.

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