entertain (oneself, someone, or something) with

entertain (oneself, someone, or something) with

To amuse oneself, someone, or something with something. Can you entertain the kids with a movie or something so that I can get some work done? I entered the puppy with a few rounds of fetch.
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entertain someone with something

to provide something for amusement or refreshment to someone. Will you try to entertain the children with a game or two, please? She entertained herself with the puzzle.
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