recreation

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Re-creation \Re'-cre*a"tion\ (r?'kr?*?sh?n), noun [See {Re-create}.] A forming anew; a new creation or formation.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Recreation \Rec"re*a"tion\ (-?"sh?n), noun [F. r['e]cr['e]ation, L. recreatio.] The act of recreating, or the state of being recreated; refreshment of the strength and spirits after toil; amusement; diversion; sport; pastime.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

recreation

noun

1: an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates; "scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists"; "for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles"; "drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation" [syn: {diversion}, {recreation}]

2: activity that refreshes and recreates; activity that renews your health and spirits by enjoyment and relaxation; "time for rest and refreshment by the pool"; "days of joyous recreation with his friends" [syn: {refreshment}, {recreation}]


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