VS.

Hobby vs. Pastime

Published:
Views: 98

Hobbynoun

An activity that one enjoys doing in one's spare time.

‘I like to collect stamps from different countries as a hobby.’;

Pastimenoun

Something which amuses, and serves to make time pass agreeably

‘Chatting is a pleasant pastime.’;

Hobbynoun

(horses) An extinct breed of horse native to the British Isles, also known as the Irish Hobby

Pastimeverb

to sport; to amuse oneself

Hobbynoun

Any of four species of small falcons in the genus Falco, especially Falco subbuteo.

Pastimenoun

That which amuses, and serves to make time pass agreeably; sport; amusement; diversion; as, that great American pastime, baseball.

ADVERTISEMENT

Hobbynoun

A small, strong-winged European falcon (Falco subbuteo), formerly trained for hawking.

Pastimeverb

To sport; to amuse one's self.

Hobbynoun

A strong, active horse, of a middle size, said to have been originally from Ireland; an ambling nag.

Pastimenoun

a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly);

‘sailing is her favorite pastime’; ‘his main pastime is gambling’; ‘he counts reading among his interests’; ‘they criticized the boy for his limited pursuits’;

Hobbynoun

A stick, often with the head or figure of a horse, on which boys make believe to ride.

Pastimenoun

an activity that someone does regularly for enjoyment rather than work; a hobby

‘his favourite pastimes were shooting and golf’;

ADVERTISEMENT

Hobbynoun

A subject or plan upon which one is constantly setting off; a favorite and ever-recurring theme of discourse, thought, or effort; that which occupies one's attention unduly, or to the weariness of others; a ruling passion.

‘Not one of them has any hobbyhorse, to use the phrase of Sterne.’;

Hobbynoun

an auxiliary activity

Hobbynoun

a child's plaything consisting of an imitation horse mounted on rockers; the child straddles it and pretends to ride

Hobbynoun

small Old World falcon formerly trained and flown at small birds

Hobbynoun

an activity done regularly in one's leisure time for pleasure

‘her hobbies are reading and gardening’;

Hobbynoun

a small horse or pony.

ADVERTISEMENT

Hobbynoun

an early type of bicycle without pedals, propelled by pushing the feet against the ground.

Hobbynoun

a migratory Old World falcon with long, narrow wings, catching dragonflies and birds on the wing.

Hobby

A hobby is considered to be a regular activity that is done for enjoyment, typically during one's leisure time. Hobbies include collecting themed items and objects, engaging in creative and artistic pursuits, playing sports, or pursuing other amusements.

Hobby Illustrations

Popular Comparisons

Latest Comparisons

Trending Comparisons