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Spanish translation of “holiday”

holiday

noun /ˈholədi/
a day when one does not have to work
fiesta, día festivo
Next Monday is a holiday.
(often in plural) a period of time when one does not have to work
vacaciones
The summer holidays will soon be here We’re going to Sweden for our holiday(s) I’m taking two weeks’ holiday in June (also adjective) holiday clothes.
holidaymaker noun a person who has gone eg to the seaside for a holiday
veraneante
This small coastal village is very popular with holidaymakers.
on holiday not working; having a holiday
de vacaciones
Mr Smith has gone on holiday She is on holiday in France.
(Definition of holiday from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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