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hob·by1

hobby1

 
pronunciation:
ha bi
part of speech: noun
inflections: hobbies
definition: an interest or activity that one does for pleasure in one's spare time.
His favorite hobby is taking pictures with an old camera.
synonyms:
enthusiasm, passion, pastime, pursuit
similar words:
amusement, diversion, entertainment, recreation, sideline
derivation: hobbyist (n.)