Here are some dictionary definitions of leisure: "Freedom provided by the cessation of activities, especially time free from work or duties." 1 "Time free from the demands of work or duty, when one can rest, enjoy hobbies or sports, etc... " 2What is the origin of the word leisure?
Etymology Etymologically, the word leisure descends from the Latin word licere, meaning "to be permitted" or "to be free", via Old French leisir, and first appeared in the early 14th century. The 'u' first appeared in the early 16th century, probably by analogy with words such as pleasure.What is the definition for the word leisure?
Definition of leisure. 1 : freedom provided by the cessation of activities especially : time free from work or duties increase of leisure, diminution of hustle are the ends to be sought — Bertrand Russell. 2 : ease, leisureliness. at leisure or at one's leisure. : in one's leisure time : at one's convenience read the book at her leisure.