nounBritish • informal
- Social and leisure activities organized for the benefit of students, holidaymakers, etc.: getting involved in running ents can be funMore example sentences
- Every week ents officers for each of the York University colleges organise nighttime events for students.
- The ents team is now busy organising future student events, which will include a battle of the bands competition, summer's open air Woodstock festival and this year's graduation ball.
- Yesterday, however, the stakes were upped ever so slightly when the club's ents manager asked me if I would like to be a judge of the amateur strip competition which forms the on-stage entertainment tomorrow.
1970s: abbreviation of entertainments.