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  1. di·ver·tisse·ment
    IPA[dəˈvərdəsmənt]
  2. noun

    • 1. a minor entertainment or diversion:

      as a Sunday divertissement Wittgenstein would play Schubert quartets
    • 2. a short dance within a ballet that displays a dancer's technical skill without advancing the plot or character development.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: divertissement, plural noun: divertissements

    • noun

      a minor entertainment or diversion:

      a short dance within a ballet that displays a dancer's technical skill without advancing the plot or character development.

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