What is another word for holiday?

Synonyms for holiday
ˈhɒl ɪˌdeɪhol·i·day

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term holiday.

Wiktionary

  1. holidaynoun

    Synonyms:
    time off, Bank Holiday, vacation, national holiday, feast day, leave

  2. holidaynoun

    To take a period of time away from work or study.

    Synonyms:
    Bank Holiday, time off, leave, feast day, vacation, national holiday

  3. holidaynoun

    A day declared free from work by the government.

    Synonyms:
    time off, feast day, Bank Holiday, national holiday, leave, vacation

  4. holidaynoun

    A period of one or more days taken off work by an employee for leisure.

    Synonyms:
    feast day, Bank Holiday, time off, national holiday, leave, vacation

  5. holidaynoun

    A period during which pupils and students do not attend their school or university.

    I want to take a French course this summer holiday.

    Synonyms:
    feast day, time off, Bank Holiday, leave, vacation, national holiday

  6. holidaynoun

    A period taken off work or study for travel.

    Synonyms:
    vacation, Bank Holiday, time off, national holiday, leave, feast day

  7. holidaynoun

    An unintentional gap left on a plated, coated, or painted surface.

    Synonyms:
    leave, Bank Holiday, vacation, feast day, national holiday, time off

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vacation, holidaynoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    vacation

  2. holidayverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    vacation

  3. vacation, holidayverb

    spend or take a vacation

    Synonyms:
    vacation

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. holidaynoun

    Synonyms:
    festival, anniversary, celebration

  2. holidaynoun

    Synonyms:
    day of amusement

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. holidaynoun

    Synonyms:
    festival, fête, fiesta (Sp.)

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How to use holiday in a sentence?

  1. Fei Liu:

    In prior years, the decline in pollutants would pick back up after the Lunar New Year holiday ended. But not this year. Chinese New Year, the reduction rate is more significant than in past years and Chinese New Year has lasted longer. I am not surprised because many cities nationwide have taken measures to minimize spread of the virus.

  2. W. B. Yeats:

    Let the minor genius go his light way and enjoy his life - the great nature cannot so live, he is never really in holiday mood, even though he often plucks flowers by the wayside and ties them into knots and garlands like little children and lays out on a sunny morning.

  3. Greta Thunberg:

    I will be home for Christmas and then I will take a holiday break because you need to take rest, otherwise you cannot do this all the time.

  4. Paul Burton:

    I think we can be confident, Wolf, getting a booster shot will provide protection throughout the holiday season and throughout these winter months.

  5. Marc Perrone:

    America's retail workers — union and non-union — are the heart of our economy and often the unsung heroes of the holiday season.


Translations for holiday

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  • إجازة, عطلة, عطل, عيدArabic
  • bayramAzerbaijani
  • байрам көнө, ғәйет, ял, байрам, ял көнөBashkir
  • святаBelarusian
  • пра́зникBulgarian
  • ছুটির দিনBengali
  • dovolená, svátek, prázdninyCzech
  • уявChuvash
  • ferie, helligdag, fridagDanish
  • Urlaub, Ferien, gesetzlicher Feiertag, Feiertag, Ferienreise, reisenGerman
  • διακοπές, αργία, γιορτήGreek
  • lernejaj, libertempo, festotago, feriojEsperanto
  • [[día]] [[feriado]], fiesta, vacaciones, festividad, vacaciónSpanish
  • pühaEstonian
  • jaiegunBasque
  • عیدPersian
  • lomapäivä, juhlapäivä, aukko, loma, yleinen vapaapäivä, vapaapäivä, pyhäpäivä, matkustella, lomaillaFinnish
  • jour férié, congé, vacance, vacances, fêteFrench
  • lá saoire, saoire, laethanta saoireIrish
  • saor-làithean, làithean-saora, saor-latha, latha-fèilleScottish Gaelic
  • feaill, feailleyManx
  • חגHebrew
  • छुट्टी, ईद, चुट्टीHindi
  • szabadnap, vakáció, szünnap, szünet, ünnepnap, szabadság, szabadnapos, kirándul, szabadságon vanHungarian
  • տոն, արձակուրդArmenian
  • helgidagurIcelandic
  • vacanza, giorno festivo, ferieItalian
  • 休日, 祭り, 休暇, 祭日Japanese
  • დღესასწაულიGeorgian
  • айт, мейрамKazakh
  • ថ្ងៃឈប់សម្រាកKhmer
  • 축제일, 휴가, 휴일Korean
  • айт, майрамKyrgyz
  • feria, festum, cessatio, feriaeLatin
  • ມື້ພັກ, ມື້ພັກງານLao
  • одмор, празник, распуст, нера́ботен ден, пра́зник, отсуство, отсуствува, зема одморMacedonian
  • баярMongolian
  • vaganza, jum il-festa, btala, frankaMaltese
  • ferie, heilagdag, helligdagNorwegian
  • vakantie, feestdagDutch
  • heilagdag, ferieNorwegian Nynorsk
  • urlop, święto, wakacjePolish
  • férias, feriado, [[tirar]] [[férias]]Portuguese
  • отгу́л, выходно́й день, кани́кулы, плешь, опло́шность, пра́здник, о́тпуск, про́пуск, проводить отпуск, путешествовать, брать отпуск, отдыхать, проводить каникулыRussian
  • odmor, свечаник, svečanik, raspust, svetkovina, praznik, светковина, празникSerbo-Croatian
  • dovolená, sviatokSlovak
  • praznikSlovene
  • festëAlbanian
  • ledighet, helgdag, semester, högtid, lovSwedish
  • likizoSwahili
  • సెలవుTelugu
  • идTajik
  • วันหยุดThai
  • baýram, baýramçylykTurkmen
  • tatil, bayramTurkish
  • бәйрәмTatar
  • святоUkrainian
  • چھٹی, چٹّی, عیدUrdu
  • bayramUzbek
  • ngày lễVietnamese
  • 假期Chinese

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