Entertaiment is a popular abbreviation for entertainment in fliers, in industry news publications and in short hand note taking. However, it is not a common abbreviation to be used outside the entertainment industry.
This article aims to provide academically accepted, systematically built and area-oriented definitions of entertainment through an original research process, using bibliographical research and qualitative discussion. The resulting definitions are more solid and wider than those previously available. They are based on product, experience, culture and communication notions.