Definition Holiday

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Definition

(on) holiday (UK): (on) vacation, break, time off work
noun
the summer holidays a holiday in the summer months; the long summer break from school
a holiday (US) a national day in which nobody has to work (for example 4th July in the US)

to take a week's holiday (UK): to go on holiday for a week, to arrange not to work for a week
noun
2 weeks' holiday with pay 2 weeks without work, that will be paid as if one was working

a (national) holiday: a (national) day where nobody has to work (for example July 14th in France)
noun

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