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Synonyms for holiday

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a regularly scheduled period spent away from work or duty, often in recreation

Synonyms for holiday

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He trotted out the sailor-brother in a pretty wide range of subjects: Indian and colonial affairs, matters of trade, talk of travels, of seaside holidays and so on.
Marlow had made their acquaintance one summer in the country, where they were accustomed to take a cottage for the holidays .
They are busy early and late, sir, early and late; and in bye-times, as on this holiday, they go to book-learning.
Well, well, I've done what I can to make you; and if you will go gadding over half Europe now, every holidays, I can't help it.
Saga's wins included Best All-Inclusive Holiday Company, Best Singles Holiday Company, Best Special Interest Holiday Company and Best Escorted Adventure Holiday company, plus three cruise awards.
Jrue Holiday stepped to the line and hit one of two free throws to make it 73-71 with 10 seconds left.
In addition to its landmark InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, and meetings-oriented Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts, IHG has more than doubled its Holiday Inn portfolio since 1998 to 23 properties, and expects to double its mid-market offerings again in the next five years.
Merry Christmas is the latest addition to a wave of work on the American holiday, which, in the last ten years alone, includes monographs by Stephen Nissenbaum, Penne Restad, and William Waits, as well as chapter-length treatments in books on holidays by Elizabeth Pleck and Eric Leigh Schmidt (not to mention any number of journal articles).
Professor Holiday felt fatigued after a long week of lectures and student advising.
While Deloney's Gentle Craft, Dekker's Shoemaker's Holiday and Rowley's A Shoemaker, A Gentleman all implicitly celebrate the shoemaker's right to remake festal observance in his own interests, the opening scene of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar denies the cobbler his new holiday, sending him and his followers offstage "tonguetied.
The 100-room Holiday Inn Express San Jose - Forum will be situated in the one of the fastest developing areas called Santa Ana next to a major thoroughfare that connects to Escazu, the prominent residential and business district of the city.
Descanso Gardens Holiday Festival, 1418 Descanso Drive, La Canada Flintridge.
Constitution Day never became a national holiday because the American people did not feel an emotional connection to it.
Workplace Options, the largest provider of work-life employee benefits in America, has announced results from their special holiday poll conducted through WPO's Advantage[TM] web site.
Descanso Gardens Holiday Festival: featuring a variety of holiday events, including a wreath-making class, a holiday dinner, family brunch, enchanted railroad, a gingerbread-baking class and more.