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  Definition of holiday
  1. leisure time away from work devoted to rest or pleasure; "we get two weeks of vacation every summer"; "we took a short holiday in Puerto Rico"
  2. a day on which work is suspended by law or custom; "no mail is delivered on federal holidays"; "it''s a good thing that New Year''s was a holiday because everyone had a hangover"
  3. spend or take a vacation
Similar Words: vacation

 

Hyponyms: half-term, vac, field day, outing, picnic, honeymoon, paid vacation, half-holiday, feast day, fete day, religious holiday, holy day, Christmas Eve, Dec 24, legal holiday, national holiday, Remembrance Day, Remembrance Sunday, Poppy Day, Ramanavami, Mesasamkranti

 

Derivational Morphology: vacation, vacationer, vacationist, vacationing

 

Anagrams: hyaloid

 

Language Translations:
Finnish: juhlapäivä and loma   French: congé  
German: Feiertag and Urlaub   Hindi: chutti  
Italian: vacanza   Japanese: 祭日 and 休暇  
Korean: 휴가 and 축제일   Kurdish: جه‌ژن  
Maltese: jum il-festa and vaganza   Russian: отгул and праздник  
Serbian: odmor and praznik   Spanish: festividad and vacación  
Swedish: högtid and ledighet  
 
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