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1holiday/ˈhɑːləˌdeɪ/
British/ˈhɒlədi/noun
pluralholidays
1holiday
/ˈhɑːləˌdeɪ/British/ˈhɒlədi/
noun
pluralholidays
Learner's definition of HOLIDAY  
[count]  : a special day of celebration : a day when most people do not have to work
◊ In U.S. English, the holiday season and the holidays refer to the time from November until the beginning of January during which many holidays are celebrated.
— often used before another noun
— see also bank holiday, legal holiday
British  : vacation
[noncount]
[count]
— often plural
2holiday/ˈhɑːləˌdeɪ/
British/ˈhɒlədi/verb
holidaysholidayedholidaying
2holiday
/ˈhɑːləˌdeɪ/British/ˈhɒlədi/
verb
holidaysholidayedholidaying
Learner's definition of HOLIDAY  
[no object]British
: to spend a holiday in or at a particular place : vacation
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