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holiday noun definition in Types of holiday/vacation topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

holiday

 noun: Types of holiday/vacation topic
[countable] (British English) (North American English vacation) a period of time spent travelling or resting away from home a camping/skiing/walking, etc. holiday an adventure holiday a family holiday a foreign holiday a holiday cottage/home/resort the holiday industry a holiday romance Where are you going for your holidays this year? a two-week holiday in the sun They met while on holiday in Greece. We went on holiday together last summer. I haven’t had a decent holiday for years.