Pastime Definition

păstīm
pastimes
noun
pastimes
A way of spending spare time pleasantly; anything done for recreation or diversion, as a hobby.
Webster's New World
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verb

(intransitive, obsolete) To sport; to amuse oneself.

Wiktionary
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Other Word Forms of Pastime

Noun

Singular:
pastime
Plural:
pastimes

Origin of Pastime

  • Middle English passe tyme translation of French passe temps passer to pass temps time

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle English passe tyme, calqued on Middle French passe-temps.

    From Wiktionary

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