Thesaurus > Related Words: recreation

  Words related to recreation

Related / Similar Words: refreshment, diversion

 

Definition:
  • 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";
  • 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";

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    Hyponyms: play, child's play, pastime, interest, pursuit, escape, escapism, sport, athletics, bathing, game, gambling, gaming, celebration, festivity, escapade, lark, frolic, romp, gambol, caper, fun, merriment, playfulness, antic, joke, prank, trick, put-on, jest, jocularity, entertainment, amusement, dancing, dance, terpsichore, saltation, eurythmy, eurhythmy, eurythmics, eurhythmics

     

    Derivational Morphology: animate, recreate, reanimate, revive, renovate, repair, quicken, vivify, revivify, refresh, freshen, refreshen, freshen up, play, amuse, divert, disport

     

    Anagrams: retraction, recitation, concertina

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 娛樂中心   Danish: rekreation  
    Dutch: recreatie   Finnish: virkistys  
    French: récréation   German: Erholung  
    Hebrew: פנאי   Hungarian: szabadidő  
    Ido: distrakto   Indonesian: rekreasi  
    Italian: ricreazione   Japanese: 娯楽  
    Korean: 오락   Latvian: atpūta  
    Malay: rekreasi   Norwegian: rekreasjon  
    Portuguese: recreação   Russian: отдых  
    Serbian: рекреација   Slovene: razvedrilo  
    Spanish: recreación   Swedish: förströelse  
    Tagalog: rekreasyón   Ukrainian: відпочинок  
    Vietnamese: tiêu  
     
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