Translation of "holiday" - English-Russian dictionary

holiday

noun uk us /ˈhɒlədeɪ/
NO WORK [ C, U ] UK ( US vacation)

A1 a time when you do not have to go to work or school

отпуск, каникулы
My aunt looks after us during the school holidays.
VISIT [ C, U ] UK ( US vacation)

A1 a long visit to a place away from where you live, for pleasure

отдых, поездка в отпуск
a skiing/walking holiday
Are you going on holiday this year?
DAY [ C ]

A1 an official day when you do not have to go to school or work

праздник, нерабочий день
a public holiday
→ See also bank holiday , federal holiday , national holiday , package holiday

(Translation of “holiday noun” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)