Synonyms of amuse in English:

amuse


See definition of amuse

verb

1‘her annoyance simply amused him’

SYNONYMS

entertain, make laugh, delight, divert, gladden, cheer, cheer up, please, charm, tickle, convulse, beguile, enliven, regale

informal tickle someone pink, crack someone up, wow, be a hit with

British informal crease someone up

ANTONYMS

bore, depress

2‘he amused himself by writing poetry’

SYNONYMS

occupy, engage, busy, employ, distract, absorb, engross, preoccupy, hold, hold someone's attention, immerse, interest, involve, entertain, divert, beguile