keep (one) amused

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keep (one) amused

To entertain or distract one in some manner. Whenever we go to a restaurant, I bring along a few toys to keep our daughters amused. The waiters here keep the diners amused with jokes and even little magic tricks while they eat.
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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.
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Still, if the "Sheanu" storyline does come to an end at least we've still got "Mick Carter: Proper Banged Up" to keep us amused. I know we shouldn't expect too much realism in soaps, but is that prison really the best the BBC could come up with?
Luckily there are plenty of brilliantly named shops, restaurants and cafes across Wales to keep us amused.
"He had naturally funny bones and was a great storyteller and raconteur off stage too and would keep us amused for hours.
This spoof is not out of the ordinary, but there are gags enough to keep us amused.
ere is therefore no obvious reason to be running scared, unless of course they know of more own-foot shooting incidents to keep us amused over the next few weeks.
Much more enthralling than watching a movie or a TV show (although they have their many benefits as well), a good book can keep us amused while developing our life skills.
Good job there are plenty of occasions at the moment in the form of birthdays, engagements, hen nights, weddings, housewarmings, bon voyages and welcome homes to keep us amused most weekends.
The interesting items we perused From the newspapers cut into squares, And hung on a peg in the loo, It took little to keep us amused.
Other games and prizes will keep us amused and entertained until 4 p.m.
There are plenty of clubs, bars and restaurants to keep us amused. I love the rainbow-coloured Antojitos Authentic Mexican restaurant with its steaming fresh tortillas and extensive tequila selection.
We really couldn't have taken any more of a delay, even if there were a number of juicy transfer rumours to keep us amused while the Spanish and the Germans and the Dutch and the English and all the rest of the 16 teams in Poland and Ukraine went through their warm-ups and rounds of friendlies.
With no horseracing to keep us amused we are left to find other ways of getting a few quid.
Sadly, we fail to catch a glimpse of him standing watch over the fields, but there are plenty of curiosities to keep us amused.
They could keep us amused as we wait all night waiting for our old-style paper votes to be counted.
So the plans I made to keep us amused are well under way.