What does holidays mean?

Definitions for holidays
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Wiktionary

  1. holidays(Noun)

    The season around Christmas, Hanukkah, and New Year's Day.

    Where will you be spending the holidays?

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Holidays

    Days commemorating events. Holidays also include vacation periods.

Editors Contribution

  1. holidays

    Plural noun of the word holiday.

    We love to explore different places when we go on holidays.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 8, 2016  

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  1. holidays

    Song lyrics by holidays -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by holidays on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'holidays' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3743

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'holidays' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1749

How to pronounce holidays?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say holidays in sign language?

  1. holidays

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of holidays in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of holidays in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of holidays in a Sentence

  1. Maggie McClure and Shane Henry:

    The 'Happiest of Holidays' song is like a postcard to our family, because we couldn't make it home this year for Christmas, but here's a postcard from all the places we've been out here on the West Coast, we can't see you this year for Christmas, but we'll make sure we're home next year.

  2. Malina Malkani:

    So many people associate different foods and cultural traditions surrounding food with holidays, and also with feelings, and with love and with memories, and some of the ways food is so wonderful and is such a wonderful part of our tradition and culture, can also be difficult to navigate around the holidays.

  3. Glenn Gass:

    I don't hate all holidays. Just the ones that make me depressed, require me to spend time with family members that just come around for the food, and the ones that require me to get up early and go to church. Arbor Day! can't wait

  4. Shaelyn Pham:

    Do a lot of fun activities during the holidays, allow yourself to have the heart and mind of a child, and really let loose. Engage in activities like going through old scrapbooks, which helps call up fond memories. Sing and dance like no one is watching. This will lift your mood.

  5. Lynn Richards:

    There are some days that I don't even turn the TV on, you just get so sick of it ! I'll be so glad when the caucuses are over. At least we'll hear a little less about it. My kids were here over the holidays and they're like,' For crying out loud, is that all you get on TV ?'.

Images & Illustrations of holidays

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