One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘cycling is becoming more popular, both for recreation and for travel to work’
pleasure, leisure, relaxation, fun, enjoyment, entertainment, amusement, refreshment, restoration, distraction, diversion
informal R and R, jollies
British informal beer and skittles
North American informal rec
2‘his favourite recreations were skating and fishing’
pastime, hobby, leisure activity, leisure pursuit, leisure interest, entertainment, diversion, divertissement, distraction, avocation
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