holiday holiday  /ˈhɑ lə ˌdeɪ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) leisure time away from work devoted to rest or pleasure
  2. (n) a day on which work is suspended by law or custom
  3. (v) spend or take a vacation

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Gordon Thompson, creative director of Cole Haan and part-time Honolulu resident, reveals his list of tropical-chic gifts for the holidays.
  2. Welcome to the 2007 holiday-movie season and PTI's preview thereof.
  3. Amid the economic woes, stores aren't waiting for Black Friday to start offering holiday bargains.

News

  1. Holiday World again recognized for excellence in hospitality

    The honors continue to roll in for a Central Indiana amusement park. For the third straight year, Holiday World and Splashin’ Safari has received a certificate of excellence from the world’s largest travel site. The Trip Advisor award showcases the …
    on June 19, 2013     Source: FOX 59 Indianapolis

  2. Geo Holiday Club Offers New Program “Split Weeks”

    Geo Holiday Club is a leading travel club in the industry because of the incredible vacation packages and savings that they offer their members, this is why travelers are excited that Geo is unveiling split weeks to give members even more options. (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/geoholidayvacationclub/geoholidayvacationclub/prweb10847040.htm
    on June 19, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. The Holiday Inn Missoula Downtown Hotel Hires Two New Directors

    MISSOULA, Mont., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Holiday Inn Missoula Downtown hotel is excited to announce that it has hired Mimi Hall Gustafson as Director of Sales and Marketing and Cindy Smith as ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I want to play for third place because even that would be great for everyone. Then I hope to have a big holiday because I am really tired," Forlan said.
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Diego Forlan Source: The Associated Press

  2. "I will fight every moment of every day to make sure Americans are not deceived by an eloquent but empty call for change that promises no more than a holiday from history," McCain said.
    on Feb 19, 2008 By: John McCain Source: MarketWatch

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