Translation of "public holiday" - English-Spanish dictionary

public holiday

noun uk /ˌpʌb·lɪk ˈhɒl·ɪ·deɪ/

a day when most people in a particular country do not have to go to work or school

día festivo
New Year’s Day is a public holiday in many countries.

(Translation of “public holiday” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)