Definitions for vacancyˈveɪ kən si
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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"
An unoccupied position or job.
An available room in a hotel; guest house, etc.
Lack of intelligence or understanding.
A defect in a crystal caused by the absence of an atom in a lattice
the quality or state of being vacant; emptiness; hence, freedom from employment; intermission; leisure; idleness; listlessness
that which is vacant
empty space; vacuity; vacuum
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
unemployed time; interval of leisure; time of intermission; vacation
a place or post unfilled; an unoccupied office; as, a vacancy in the senate, in a school, etc
Origin: [Cf. F. vacance.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The National Assembly will take all necessary measures to fill the vacancy of the presidency.
We should expect only a modest increase in rent growth in 2015 due to the still-elevated vacancy rate.
[He was] a solemn, unsmiling, sanctimonious old iceberg who looked like he was waiting for a vacancy in the Trinity.
We have a golden opportunity to get out of the crisis of the presidential vacancy and if we don't seize it there will be no president for one year or two years, the terms of the settlement are not yet mature.
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.'.
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