What does vacancy mean?

Definitions for vacancyˈveɪ kən si

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word vacancy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vacancy(noun)

    being unoccupied

  2. void, vacancy, emptiness, vacuum(noun)

    an empty area or space

    "the huge desert voids"; "the emptiness of outer space"; "without their support he'll be ruling in a vacuum"

Wiktionary

  1. vacancy(Noun)

    An unoccupied position or job.

  2. vacancy(Noun)

    An available room in a hotel; guest house, etc.

  3. vacancy(Noun)

    Empty space.

  4. vacancy(Noun)

    Lack of intelligence or understanding.

  5. vacancy(Noun)

    A defect in a crystal caused by the absence of an atom in a lattice

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vacancy(noun)

    the quality or state of being vacant; emptiness; hence, freedom from employment; intermission; leisure; idleness; listlessness

  2. Vacancy(noun)

    that which is vacant

  3. Vacancy(noun)

    empty space; vacuity; vacuum

  4. Vacancy(noun)

    an open or unoccupied space between bodies or things; an interruption of continuity; chasm; gap; as, a vacancy between buildings; a vacancy between sentences or thoughts

  5. Vacancy(noun)

    unemployed time; interval of leisure; time of intermission; vacation

  6. Vacancy(noun)

    a place or post unfilled; an unoccupied office; as, a vacancy in the senate, in a school, etc

  7. Origin: [Cf. F. vacance.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vacancy in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vacancy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ryan Severino:

    We should expect only a modest increase in rent growth in 2015 due to the still-elevated vacancy rate.

  2. Mark Twain:

    [He was] a solemn, unsmiling, sanctimonious old iceberg who looked like he was waiting for a vacancy in the Trinity.

  3. David Bell:

    There's going to be a spike in vacancy rates - there's no question, you're probably going to see some mall managers move tenants around, pretty quickly. This is going to be, 'Let's get the war map on the wall.'.

  4. David Blitzer:

    Home prices continue to rise and outpace both inflation and wage gains, while nationally, prices are recovering, new construction of single family homes remains very weak despite low vacancy rates among both renters and owner-occupied homes.

  5. Mat Oakley:

    The markets across Europe are pretty tight in terms of vacancy rates and lenders are so risk averse in terms of speculative office development that a bank would have to do a pre-let (commit to rent a property before it has been built), or buy a site.

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