[noun] an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates; "scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists"; "for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles"; "drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation"
[noun] a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern); "a diversion from the main highway"; "a digression into irrelevant details"; "a deflection from his goal"
Synonyms: deviation, digression, deflection, deflexion, divagation
[noun] an attack calculated to draw enemy defense away from the point of the principal attack
Synonyms: ary attack
play, child's play
pastime, interest, pursuit
gambling, gaming, play
play, frolic, romp, gambol, caper
fun, merriment, playfulness
antic, joke, prank, trick, caper, put-on
jest, joke, jocularity
dancing, dance, terpsichore, saltation
eurythmy, eurhythmy, eurythmics, eurhythmics