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

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  1. vacationverb

    holiday, revocation, go on vacation, go on holiday, annulment

  2. vacationnoun

    To spend or take a vacation.

    This year, we’re vacationing in Mexico.

    go on holiday, go on vacation, holiday, annulment, revocation

  3. vacationnoun

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

    revocation, holiday, annulment

  4. vacationnoun

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

    annulment, revocation, holiday

  5. vacationnoun

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

    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.

    revocation, holiday, annulment

  7. vacationnoun

    the act of making legally void.

    holiday, annulment, revocation

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. vacation

    holiday, recreation

    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"


  2. vacationverb

    the act of making something legally void


  3. vacation, holidayverb

    spend or take a vacation


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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. vacationnoun

    intermission (of studies, &c.)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. vacationnoun

    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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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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