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recreation

rec·re·a·tion

recreation

 
pronunciation:
re kri eI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or process of engaging in a relaxing or agreeable pastime.
synonyms:
playing
similar words:
amusement, sport
definition 2: such a pastime.
synonyms:
amusement, entertainment, fun, pastime, play, sport
derivations: recreational (adj.), recreationally (adv.)
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  • recreational:
    having to do with or used for recreation.
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  leisure