keep somebody amused

keep (one) amused

To entertain or distract someone (with something). Whenever we go to a restaurant, I bring along a few toys to keep our daughters amused. The waiters here make a point of keeping their customers amused with jokes and even little magic tricks while they eat.
See also: amuse, keep

keep somebody aˈmused

give somebody interesting things to do, or entertain them so that they do not become bored: Playing with water can keep children amused for hours.
See also: amuse, keep, somebody