Wordlist: Leisure time

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hobby
 
an activity like sport or reading that one enjoys doing in one's spare time
 
pursue a hobby
 
 
interest
 
a great attention and concern from someone or something
 
be interested in
 
having or showing attention to or curiosity in something, liking it or wanting to know more
 
leisure
 
time free from work or duties
 
leisure time activity
 
something done for pleasure or entertainment during one's free time
 
activity
 
doing something, being active
 
recreation
 
enjoying yourself and relaxing in your leisure time
 
relax
 
to become less severe or tense
 
fun
 
amusement, enjoyment or pleasure
 
have fun
 
 
engage in
 
to participate in something or to consider something
 
be into
 
really being interested in a matter or an activity
 
take part in
 
participating in an activity
 
club
 
an association of members joining together for some common purpose, especially sports or recreation
 
youth centre
 
a public house where teenagers meet in their leisure time
 
join
 
becoming a member of something
 
 
    • hobby, hobbies[ˈhɒbi](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an activity like sport or reading that one enjoys doing in one's spare time
    • Example:
      • Her hobby is collecting stamps from different countries.
    • pursue a hobby(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • He hadn't pursued a hobby until he started horseback riding.
    • interest, interests[ˈɪntɹɛst](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a great attention and concern from someone or something
    • Example:
      • He has a lot of interest in vintage cars.
    • be interested in(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • having or showing attention to or curiosity in something, liking it or wanting to know more
    • Example:
      • Peter is interested in the history of pop music.
    • leisure[ˈlɛʒ.ə(ɹ)](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • time free from work or duties
    • Example:
      • Time for leisure varies from one society to the next.
    • leisure time activity, leisure time activities(noun)
    • Definition:
      • something done for pleasure or entertainment during one's free time
    • Example:
      • On the weekend, they do a lot of leisure time activities like playing football or swimming.
    • activity, activities[ækˈtɪv.ɪ.ti](noun)
    • Definition:
      • doing something, being active
    • Example:
      • Playing basketball is my favourite activity in the afternoon.
    • recreation[ˌrek.riˈeɪ.ʃən](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • enjoying yourself and relaxing in your leisure time
    • Example:
      • Julia's favourite form of recreation is reading.
  • relax
    • relax[rɪˈlæks](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to become less severe or tense
    • Example:
      • After work, she sits down and relaxes.
    • fun[fʌn](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • amusement, enjoyment or pleasure
    • Example:
      • Let's go out this evening and have some fun!
  • have fun
    • have fun(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • They really have fun when they play boardgames together.
    • engage in[ɪn'geɪʤ](phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • to participate in something or to consider something
    • Example:
      • The woman is engaged in many different charity clubs.
    • be into(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • really being interested in a matter or an activity
    • Example:
      • My sister is really into singing, she does it every day.
    • take part in(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • participating in an activity
    • Example:
      • All the boys take part in a theatre play.
      • Synonym(s):
        engage in
    • club, clubs[klʌb](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an association of members joining together for some common purpose, especially sports or recreation
    • Example:
      • I want to enter a tennis club.
  • youth centre
    • youth centre, youth centres[ju:θ ˈsɛntə](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a public house where teenagers meet in their leisure time
    • Example:
      • There is a new youth centre in town.
    • join[ˈdʒɔɪn](verb)
    • Definition:
      • becoming a member of something
    • Example:
      • Chris just joined a football team.
 

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        recreation
        enjoying yourself and relaxing in your leisure time
        leisure
        time free from work or duties
        take part in
        participating in an activity
        activity
        doing something, being active
        join
        becoming a member of something
        be interested in
        having or showing attention to or curiosity in something, liking it or wanting to know more
        have fun
        hobby
        an activity like sport or reading that one enjoys doing in one's spare time
        fun
        amusement, enjoyment or pleasure
        club
        an association of members joining together for some common purpose, especially sports or recreation
        engage in
        to participate in something or to consider something
        pursue a hobby
        youth centre
        a public house where teenagers meet in their leisure time
        interest
        a great attention and concern from someone or something
        be into
        really being interested in a matter or an activity
         
         
         

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        have fun
        youth centre
        a public house where teenagers meet in their leisure time
         
         
         
         

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