Entertaiment is a form of play, amusement, and enjoyment that stimulates the senses. It can also provide stress relief, social engagement, cultural enrichment, and even physical health benefits like those gained from dancing or playing sports.

Different people prefer different forms of entertainment, such as a light comedy show or a deep documentary. And they may change their preferences depending on their mood, opting for a funny podcast or a challenging video game when feeling down.

Creative entertainment often pushes the boundaries of what’s been done before, aiming to evoke more complex emotions like wonder, sadness, or excitement. It can also challenge the intellect, posing questions or requiring problem-solving and strategic thinking.