Definition of ents in English:


Line breaks: ents
Pronunciation: /ents


British informal
  • Social and leisure activities organized for the benefit of students, holidaymakers, etc.: getting involved in running ents can be fun
    More 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.

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