Synonyms of amusement in English:

amusement


See definition of amusement

noun

1‘we looked with amusement at the cartoon’

SYNONYMS

mirth, merriment, light-heartedness, hilarity, glee, delight, laughter, levity, gaiety, joviality, fun, jocularity

enjoyment, pleasure, high spirits, mirthfulness, cheerfulness, cheeriness, cheer

dated sport

ANTONYMS

boredom, depression

2‘I read the book for amusement’

SYNONYMS

entertainment, pleasure, leisure, relaxation, fun, enjoyment, interest, occupation, refreshment, restoration, distraction, diversion, divertissement, play

informal R and R, jollies

British informal beer and skittles

North American informal rec

dated sport

archaic disport

3‘the camp site offers a wide range of amusements’

SYNONYMS

activity, entertainment, diversion, distraction, interest, recreation, game, sport, pastime, hobby