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Synonyms for vacation
veɪˈkeɪ ʃən, və-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vacation, holiday(noun)

    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. vacation(verb)

    the act of making something legally void

    Synonyms:
    holiday

  3. vacation, holiday(verb)

    spend or take a vacation

    Synonyms:
    holiday

Wiktionary

  1. vacation(noun)

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

  2. vacation(noun)

    To spend or take a vacation.

    This year, we’re vacationing in Mexico.

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

  3. vacation(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    revocation, holiday, annulment

  4. vacation(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    annulment, revocation, holiday

  5. vacation(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    revocation, annulment, holiday

  6. vacation(noun)

    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. vacation(noun)

    the act of making legally void.

    Synonyms:
    holiday, annulment, revocation

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. vacation

    Synonyms:
    ease, idleness, leisure, recreation, relaxation, repose, rest

    Antonyms:
    achievement, action, business, deed, doing, drudgery, employment, exertion, labor, occupation, performance, product, production, toil, work

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. vacation

    Synonyms:
    holiday, recreation

    Antonyms:
    term, business

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. vacation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    intermission (of studies, &c.)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. vacation(n)

    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

How to pronounce vacation?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say vacation in sign language?

  1. vacation

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. 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.’.

  2. Janet Bodnar:

    It sounds like a smart marketing move because Disney wants to make it easy for people to visit the parks, and it also looks like a smart move for people who want to take their families on Disney vacation.

  3. Pete Davison:

    We heard from people wanting more tools to help them plan for a Disney vacation, and we heard that sometimes a vacation doesn’t happen because there was no opportunity to save for it.

  4. Milton Berle:

    Laughter is an instant vacation

  5. Carnard Davis:

    I came here on vacation and saw how smooth and easy it was here, and I wanted a change.


Translations for vacation

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • إجازة, عطلةArabic
  • prázdniny, dovolenáCzech
  • holde, fratrædelse, tage, ferie, fraflytningDanish
  • Annullierung, Preisgabe, [[Urlaub]] [[machen]], Ferien, [[Ferien]] [[machen]], UrlaubGerman
  • libertempo, feriiEsperanto
  • vacacionar, vacación, vacacionesSpanish
  • tühistamine, vabastamine, annuleerimine, puhkusEstonian
  • oporBasque
  • تعطیلاتPersian
  • lähtö, mitätöinti, loma, tyhjentäminen, jättäminen, hylkääminen, poismuutto, vapaapäivä, lomaillaFinnish
  • [[aller]] [[en]] [[vacances]], vacancesFrench
  • חופשה, חופשHebrew
  • szabadság, szünidő, vakációHungarian
  • vacantiaInterlingua
  • vakancoIdo
  • vacanza, [[andare]] [[in]] [[vacanza]]Italian
  • חוּפשָׁהHebrew
  • 休暇, バケーション, ヴァカンス, 休廷, バカンス, 取る, 休みJapanese
  • არდადეგებიGeorgian
  • 휴가, 休暇Korean
  • feriae, cessatioLatin
  • поништување, одмoра, одмор, испразнување, користи годишен одмор, распуст, ослободување, оставањеMacedonian
  • амралтMongolian
  • [[op]] [[vakantie]] [[gaan]], vakantieDutch
  • ferieNorwegian
  • wakacjePolish
  • férias, [[sair]] [[de]] [[férias]]Portuguese
  • vacanță, anulare, golireRomanian
  • освобождение, каникулы, [[проводить]] [[отпуск]], отмена, оставление, отпуск, [[провести]] [[отпуск]], отгулRussian
  • ledighet, ferie, lov, semester, semestraSwedish
  • kỳ nghỉ, đi nghỉVietnamese

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