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Synonyms for vacation
veɪˈkeɪ ʃən, və-va·ca·tion

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Wiktionary

  1. vacationverb

    Synonyms:
    holiday, revocation, go on vacation, go on holiday, annulment

  2. vacationnoun

    To spend or take a vacation.

    This year, we’re vacationing in Mexico.

    Synonyms:
    go on holiday, go on vacation, holiday, annulment, revocation

  3. vacationnoun

    Free time given over to a specific purpose; occupation, activity.

    Synonyms:
    revocation, holiday, annulment

  4. vacationnoun

    A period during which official activity or business is formally suspended; an official holiday from university, law courts etc.

    Synonyms:
    annulment, revocation, holiday

  5. vacationnoun

    A holiday; a stretch of leisure time away from work or duty and devoted to rest or pleasure.

    Synonyms:
    annulment, holiday, revocation

  6. vacationnoun

    The act of vacating something; moving out.

    The Conservative Party’s vacation of the centre ground gave an opportunity to its opponents.

    Synonyms:
    revocation, holiday, annulment

  7. vacationnoun

    the act of making legally void.

    Synonyms:
    holiday, annulment, revocation

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. vacation

    Synonyms:
    holiday, recreation

    Antonyms:
    term, business

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:
    holiday

  2. vacationverb

    the act of making something legally void

    Synonyms:
    holiday

  3. vacation, holidayverb

    spend or take a vacation

    Synonyms:
    holiday

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. vacationnoun

    Synonyms:
    intermission (of studies, &c.)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. vacationnoun

    Synonyms:
    evacuation, resignation, abdication, invalidation, abrogation, intermission, holidays, recess

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "vacation":

    holiday, holidays, vacances, leave, recess, vacancy, vacations, break, vacancies

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#961holiday
#1129leave
#1504vacation
#1547rest
#1618break
#1959holidays
#2587recreation
#3291leisure
#4227vacations
#4819ease
#8368vacancies
#9757relaxation
#11307vacancy
#17108revocation
#19598recess
#30369vacances
#38211repose
#47996annulment
#67297idleness

How to use vacation in a sentence?

  1. Carlos Gallegos:

    He was such a constant in our lives, every holiday, every vacation ... my father was part of everything that we did.

  2. Brian Deschanel:

    These parasites that we refer to as politicians, are nothing but corporate strippers on paid vacation.

  3. Gift Gugu Mona:

    God never goes on vacation. He never changes His decisions or location. He is still the same God who is great, regardless of human opinion.

  4. Janet Bodnar:

    Set up a savings account earmarked for your vacation and make regular, automatic contributions, you want to make sure funds are held in an FDIC-insured institution, and compare interest rates to what you’d get at a bank — though interest rates at banks are so low right now it’s almost shameful.

  5. Miladys Garcia:

    Why didn’t those parents realize and take her out themselves — they were seeing it, give her a vacation if you see she’s losing weight, say ‘Yosie, you’re not yourself.’ Even a week of vacation. Say, ‘Go, Yosie, you’re very thin.’.


Translations for vacation

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  • إجازة, عطلةArabic
  • prázdniny, dovolenáCzech
  • fraflytning, ferie, fratrædelse, holde, tageDanish
  • Urlaub, Annullierung, [[Urlaub]] [[machen]], Ferien, [[Ferien]] [[machen]], PreisgabeGerman
  • ferii, libertempoEsperanto
  • vacación, vacacionar, vacacionesSpanish
  • annuleerimine, vabastamine, tühistamine, puhkusEstonian
  • oporBasque
  • تعطیلاتPersian
  • hylkääminen, poismuutto, vapaapäivä, lomailla, tyhjentäminen, jättäminen, lähtö, mitätöinti, lomaFinnish
  • [[aller]] [[en]] [[vacances]], vacancesFrench
  • חופש, חופשהHebrew
  • छुट्टीHindi
  • vakáció, szabadság, szünidőHungarian
  • vacantiaInterlingua
  • vakancoIdo
  • [[andare]] [[in]] [[vacanza]], vacanzaItalian
  • חוּפשָׁהHebrew
  • バカンス, 休廷, 休み, 休暇, 取る, バケーション, ヴァカンスJapanese
  • არდადეგებიGeorgian
  • 休暇, 휴가Korean
  • feriae, cessatioLatin
  • одмoра, користи годишен одмор, испразнување, одмор, поништување, оставање, ослободување, распустMacedonian
  • амралтMongolian
  • vakantie, [[op]] [[vakantie]] [[gaan]]Dutch
  • ferieNorwegian
  • wakacjePolish
  • [[sair]] [[de]] [[férias]], fériasPortuguese
  • golire, anulare, vacanțăRomanian
  • оставление, [[провести]] [[отпуск]], освобождение, отгул, [[проводить]] [[отпуск]], каникулы, отпуск, отменаRussian
  • ferie, ledighet, semester, lov, semestraSwedish
  • kỳ nghỉ, đi nghỉVietnamese

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