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Definition of vacation

What is the definition of "vacation"?
  • va•ca•tionnoun
  • 1. A period of time devoted to pleasure, rest, or relaxation, especially one with pay granted to an employee.
    2. A holiday.
    3. A fixed period of holidays, especially one during which a school, court, or business suspends activities.
    4. Archaic The act or an instance of vacating.


  • va•ca•tionverb-intransitive
  • 1. To take or spend a vacation.


Use "vacation" in a sentence
  • "A great outdoor enthusiast, John believes that the word vacation is synonymous with white-water rafting and long, arduous hikes in the woods."

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    "I wish I could go, but my vacation is already taken up by other upcoming trips."

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