Something, especially a performance or show, designed to entertain
Something that distracts
Food was more a distraction than a desire.
With nine people in the dining room, there was too much distraction to start the orientation.
Dusty chuckled, glad for the distraction from his dark thoughts.
When Jonathan spoke, the distraction was welcome.
He didn't need the distraction of worrying about the queen while trying to prevent them from losing the war!