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holiday

noun     /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.Time off work
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?Tourism and holidaysHotels and hostels
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 Tourism and holidaysHotels and hostelsTime off work
→  See summer holiday
(Definition of holiday noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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