Vacation

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Definition

the vacation (US), the holiday (UK): the break, the leisure time away from work
noun

to go on vacation: to go to another place for a short period of time (usually for rest and pleasure)
idiom

Examples

  • "like on vacation."
  • "I'm not here right now because I'm on vacation, yippee, until - until August 15th."
  • "2 weeks' paid vacation"
  • "Philip : Vacation?"
  • "So, where are you going on vacation?"
  • "As you can see, the first part of my talk is called: 'Doris and Bernie's vacation photos, Greece 2004'?"
  • "I am going on vacation tomorrow with some of my old cheerleading squad."
  • "I telephoned to cancel the vacation, and all I received was abuse!"
  • "Brent : So Oklahoma isn't a good destination for the next Vanderplop family vacation, is it Candy?"

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