An activity that someone does regularly for enjoyment rather than work; a hobby: his favorite pastimes were shooting and golf
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- Gone is the person who would engage in a sport or activity as a pastime rather than a profession.
- You are likely to indulge in happy pastimes and pleasurable activity.
- Swimming is a national pastime, and the pools in every city are packed with swimmers.
hobby, leisure activity/pursuit, sport, game, recreation, amusement, diversion, avocation, entertainment, interest, sideline
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