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amuse 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/əˈmyo͞oz/,
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amused, past participle; amuses, 3rd person singular present; amusing, present participle; amused, past tense;
  1. Cause (someone) to find something funny; entertain
    • - he made faces to amuse her
    • - people looked on with amused curiosity
  2. Provide interesting and enjoyable occupation for (someone)
    • - the hotel has planned many activities to amuse its guests
    • - they amused themselves digging through an old encyclopedia
    • - elegant shops that will keep any browser amused for hours

  1. occupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion; "The play amused the ladies"
  2. make (somebody) laugh; "The clown amused the children"
  3. (amused) pleasantly occupied; "We are not amused" -Queen Victoria
  4. (amusing) providing enjoyment; pleasantly entertaining; "an amusing speaker"; "a diverting story"
  5. (amusing) arousing or provoking laughter; "an amusing film with a steady stream of pranks and pratfalls"; "an amusing fellow"; "a comic hat"; "a comical look of surprise"; "funny stories that made everybody laugh"; "a very funny writer"; "it would have been laughable if it hadn't hurt so much"; ...
  6. Amusement is the state of experiencing humorous and usually entertaining events or situations, and is associated with enjoyment, happiness, laughter and pleasure. The word "Amuse" is so named from the opposite of "Muse" -to learn or to think.
  7. AMuse is a freeware music collection manager for AmigaOS4 that includes Last.fm client functionality . AMuse supports submissions of locally played music, listening to Last.fm similar artists and user library, scrobbling of tracks. ...
  8. To entertain or occupy in a pleasant manner; to stir with pleasing emotions; To cause laughter, to be funny; To keep in expectation; to beguile; to delude; this sense? ...
  9. (amused) referring to someone who is in a state of being entertained
  10. (amusable) Capable of being amused
  11. To fling dust or snuff in the eyes of the person intended to be robbed; also to invent some plausible tale, to delude shop-keepers and others, thereby to put them off their guard.
  12. (v) bulcuturģa, küldürürgе
  13. to make someone laugh or smile.