Definition of Holiday. Meaning of Holiday. Synonyms of Holiday

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Definition of Holiday

Holiday
Holiday Hol`i*day, a. 1. Of or pertaining to a festival; cheerful; joyous; gay. --Shak. 2. Occurring rarely; adapted for a special occasion. Courage is but a holiday kind of virtue, to be seldom exercised. --Dryden.

Meaning of Holiday from wikipedia

- A holiday is a day set aside by custom or by law on which normal activities, especially business or work including school, are suspended or reduced. Generally...
- The Holiday is a 2006 British-American romantic comedy film written, produced and directed by Nancy Meyers. Co-produced by Bruce A. Block, it was filmed...
- Eleanora ****an (April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959), better known as Billie Holiday, was an African American jazz singer with a career spanning nearly thirty...
- The Christmas season, also called the holiday season (often simply called the holidays), or the festive season, is an annually recurring period recognized...
- In the United States, a Postal holiday is a Federal holiday recognized by the United States Postal Service, during which no regular mail is delivered,...
- Holiday Inn is a British-owned American brand of hotels, and a subsidiary of InterContinental Hotels Group. Founded as a U.S. motel chain, it has grown...
- A public holiday, national holiday or legal holiday is a holiday generally established by law and is usually a non-working day during the year. Sovereign...
- A bank holiday is a national public holiday in the United Kingdom. These are set by the UK parliament in statute law. The term bank holiday is commonly...
- Holiday Stationstores is a chain of gasoline and convenience stores in the United States. It is the 18th largest convenience store chain in the United...
- The schedule of public holidays in the United States is largely influenced by the schedule of federal holidays, but is controlled by private sector employers...
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