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holidays, plural;
  1. Spend a holiday in a specified place
    • - he is holidaying in Italy
  1. A day of festivity or recreation when no work is done
    • - December 25 is an official public holiday
  2. Characteristic of a holiday; festive
    • - a holiday atmosphere
  3. A vacation
    • - I spent my summer holidays on a farm
    • - Fred was on holiday in Spain

  1. vacation: 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"
  2. vacation: spend or take a vacation
  3. 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"
  4. A holiday is a day designated as having special significance for which individuals, a government, or a religious group have deemed that observation is warranted. ...
  5. Holiday is a 1938 film directed by George Cukor, a remake of the 1930 film of the same name -- a romantic comedy which tells the story of a man who has risen from humble beginnings only to be torn between his free-thinking lifestyle and the tradition of his wealthy fiancée's family. ...
  6. Holiday is a Bollywood film starring Dino Morea, Onjolee Nair and Kashmira Shah in the lead roles. It is produced and directed by Pooja Bhatt.
  7. Holiday is officially the 2nd full length release from Alaska in Winter.
  8. "Holiday" is a song by the Bee Gees. The song is considered to be eerie because it is composed primarily in the minor key and bears a strong organ presence. Brothers Barry Gibb and Robin Gibb who also wrote the song share lead vocals. ...
  9. Cascada is a German eurodance group active since 2004. They are most famous for their songs "Everytime We Touch" which won them a World Music Award in 2007 as well as becoming the group's first number one single, "What Hurts the Most" which reached the charts in 2008, and "Evacuate the ...
  10. A day on which a festival, religious event, or national celebration is traditionally observed; A day declared free from work by the government; A period of one or more days taken off work by an employee for leisure; A period during which pupils and students do not attend their school or ...
  11. (holidays) The season around Christmas, Hanukkah, and New Year's Day
  12. (holidays) Voids in the dried paint film.
  13. (holidays) vacation: e.g., He went to Thailand for his holidays.
  14. (Holidays) Most DCi employees are eligible for twelve holidays during the year.  DCi observes the standard ten Government Holidays as well as two floating holidays that are designated by management each year. ...
  15. (20. Holidays) No shipment will be accepted or delivered on any day that is a Saturday, Sunday or statutory holiday in the jurisdiction where such shipments is to be accepted or delivered, unless otherwise agreed upon by Sprint Delivery Service and Shipper at different rates also agreed upon by ...
  16. (4. Holidays) Freshfields is open throughout the year except for statutory Bank Holidays and public holidays and approximately seven days at Christmas. The exact dates of closure are published in the Freshfields calendar each year.
  17. (HOLIDAYS) New Year's Day, 1 January; Constitution Day, 5 February; Birthday of Benito Juárez, 21 March; Labor Day, 1 May; Anniversary of the Battle of Puebla (1862), 5 May; Opening of Congress and Presidential Address to the Nation, 1 September; Independence Day, 16 September; Columbus Day, 12 ...
  18. (Holidays (Book Titles)) Stunned Over Christmas: Holly Daze
  19. (Holidays (IV)) Stephane Le Gal on Flickr
  20. (Holidays) A professional painter's term for bare spots devoid of any paint or finish; also called skips.
  21. (Holidays) A term often used to indicate a skipped or missed portion unintentionally left uncoated with paint.
  22. (Holidays) All of our holidays are sold by professional travel consultants. Our prices are incredibly competitive. We aim to always be competitive on price but remember we are all here to make money, so it is not always our aim to be the cheapest in the market place. ...
  23. (Holidays) Application defect whereby small areas are left uncoated. Syn: Misses, Skips, Voids, Discontinuities, Vacations.
  24. (Holidays) Christmas, Fourth of July, Halloween
  25. (Holidays) Discontinuities in a coating, such a pinholes cracks, gaps, or other flaws, that allow areas of the base metal to be exposed to any corrosive environment that contacts the coating surface.