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Definitions of holiday

  1. spend or take a vacation Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. 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" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. 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" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. A consecrated day; religious anniversary; a day set apart in honor of some person, or in commemoration of some event. See Holyday. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. A day of exemption from labor; a day of amusement and gayety; a festival day. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. A day fixed by law for suspension of business; a legal holiday. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Of or pertaining to a festival; cheerful; joyous; gay. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Occurring rarely; adapted for a special occasion. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. Days commemorating events. Holidays also include vacation periods. Medical Dictionary DB
  10. A day of gaiety and joy in celebration of some event, etc.; a day of freedom from labor. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  11. Pertaining to a festival; joyous; gay. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  12. (orig.) Holy-day (which see) : a day of amusement. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  13. Festival day; day of amusement. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  14. A day of rest or of diversion. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. Pertaining to a holiday. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  16. A day set apart for commemorating some important event; a day of general rejoicing; a day of amusement. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  17. A day of freedom from labour; a day of joy and gaiety. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  18. Pert to a festival; gay. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  19. A day of joy or amusement, &c. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  20. A religious festival; a day set apart for commemorating some importantevent in history; a day of exemption from labor. Webster. A day upon which the usualoperations of business are suspended and the courts closed, and, generally, no legalprocess is served. thelawdictionary.org
  21. hol'i-d[=a], n. a consecrated day: a religious festival: a day for the commemoration of some event: a day of idleness and amusement.--adj. befitting a holiday: cheerful.--HOLIDAY SPEECHES, fine but empty phrases. [Formerly holy day.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  22. Day of cessation from work or of recreation; (usu. pl.) period of this, vacation; BANK h.; BLIND man\'s h.; make h., cease from work; h. (gay) clothes; h. task (to be done by schoolboy during hh.); =HOLY-day. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  23. (Naut.) Any part left unpainted, untarred, or the like. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  24. n. A consecrated day; a religious anniversary;—a day of exemption from labour;—a public festival. Cabinet Dictionary

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