Synonyms for Entertain:
n.think, plan, consider, take a long hard look at someone/something, contemplate, evaluate, take something into consideration, assess. excite. hear of. think over, muse, meditate, think out, mull, ponder, reflect, excogitate, study, turn over, chew on, ruminate, weigh, deliberate, revolve, cogitate, think through. •entertain (noun)
think about, nurse, harbor, think of, harbour, hold, toy with, flirt with.
v.•accommodate visitors (verb)
harbor, receive, treat, invite, feed, wine and dine, welcome.
•think about seriously (verb)
ponder, contemplate, deliberate, consider, hold, think over.
disinvite, satisfy, conjure, have over, excogitate, regale, have round, catering. mull, emcee, indulge, cogitate, meditate, ponder. debut, muse, revolve, invite, contemplate, have in, ruminate. appear, think, receive. go on, ask, weigh, consider, guest. host. reflect, DO. •amuse
wine and dine.