from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A television program with a mixture of news and entertainment features, such as interviews, commentaries, and reviews. Also called docutainment.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A form of programming (cinematic, television, live action, etc.) that provides both information and entertainment; also known as soft news, the information in infotainment programming consists of mostly celebrity news and human drama.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a film or TV program presenting the facts about a person or event
info(rmation) + (enter)tainment.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Blend of information and entertainment (1982) (Wiktionary)