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Definition of Amused
AmusedAmuse A*muse" ([.a]*m[=u]z"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Amused
([.a]*m[=u]zd"); p. pr. & vb. n. Amusing.] [F. amuser to
make stay, to detain, to amuse, [`a] (L. ad) + OF. muser. See
1. To occupy or engage the attention of; to lose in deep
thought; to absorb; also, to distract; to bewilder. [Obs.]
Camillus set upon the Gauls when they were amused in
receiving their gold. --Holland.
Being amused with grief, fear, and fright, he could
not find the house. --Fuller.
2. To entertain or occupy in a pleasant manner; to stir with
pleasing or mirthful emotions; to divert.
A group of children amusing themselves with pushing
stones from the top [of the cliff], and watching as
they plunged into the lake. --Gilpin.
3. To keep in expectation; to beguile; to delude.
He amused his followers with idle promises.
Syn: To entertain; gratify; please; divert; beguile; deceive;
Usage: To Amuse, Divert, Entertain. We are amused by
that which occupies us lightly and pleasantly. We are
entertained by that which brings our minds into
agreeable contact with others, as conversation, or a
book. We are diverted by that which turns off our
thoughts to something of livelier interest, especially
of a sportive nature, as a humorous story, or a
Whatever amuses serves to kill time, to lull the
faculties, and to banish reflection. Whatever
entertains usually awakens the understanding or
gratifies the fancy. Whatever diverts is lively
in its nature, and sometimes tumultuous in its
Amused A*mused", a.
2. Expressing amusement; as, an amused look.
Meaning of Amused from wikipedia
- Postman's book Amusing Ourselves
to Death. A remastered remix
and James Guthrie
in 2015. Roger Waters started working
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-gueule (UK: /əˌmjuːzˈɡɜːl/, US: /-ˈɡʌl/; French: [aˌmyzˈɡœl]) is a single, bite-sized hors...
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- sold to Toshiba Amuse
is the record label
of East Asia Record Production
Co., Ltd., a subsidiary
of Paciwood Music
Ltd. It was founded
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of the first season
of the psychological
Hannibal. The episode
by Jim Danger
- po****r belief, her staff
and family recorded
"was immensely amused
with laughter" on many occasions. Through
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record. UK CD Single
and 7" Single
(RUG38) "Not Too Amused
" "Hank Williams" "Not Too Amused
(Live)" Weisbard, E.; Marks, C. (1995). Spin Alternative...
is an EP released
by American stoner
rock band Slo Burn in 1996. It contains
only four songs, and sounds
very much in the vein of...
upon Reagan's abilities
as an entertainer. Roger
Waters' 1992 album
to Death" is titled after
Postman's book, and is in part inspired
- a distinct signal
of amu****t and is recognizable across
cultures. An amused facial expression typically
characteristics: Head: Thrown
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