What does vacancy mean?

Definitions for vacancy
ˈveɪ kən siva·can·cy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vacancynoun

    being unoccupied

  2. void, vacancy, emptiness, vacuumnoun

    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. vacancynoun

    An unoccupied position or job.

  2. vacancynoun

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

  3. vacancynoun

    Empty space.

  4. vacancynoun

    Lack of intelligence or understanding.

  5. vacancynoun

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

ChatGPT

  1. vacancy

    A vacancy refers to a position, space, or opportunity that is unoccupied or available to be filled. It can pertain to various contexts such as employment, real estate, or physics. For instance, in the job market, a vacancy is an available job position that employers aim to fill. Similarly, in real estate, it could refer to an empty house or apartment available for rent or purchase. In the realm of physics, a vacancy could refer to an empty space where an atom or electron should be in a crystal lattice.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vacancynoun

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

  2. Vacancynoun

    that which is vacant

  3. Vacancynoun

    empty space; vacuity; vacuum

  4. Vacancynoun

    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. Vacancynoun

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

  6. Vacancynoun

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

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

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. vacancy

    The state of an office or commission to which no one is appointed.

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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

Examples of vacancy in a Sentence

  1. Ryan Severino:

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

  2. 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.

  3. Maine Sen. Angus King:

    We've got an opening on the court. I think Sandra Day O'Connor made a very practical point. Let's fill the vacancy so the court can fully function and get on with it.

  4. Mitch McConnell:

    Curiously, the same radicals who want to turn Democrats into the party of court-packing also badly wanted Judge Jackson for this vacancy. It’s a matter of record that this nominee was the anointed favorite of these fringe groups.

  5. John Cornyn:

    I think no matter who is elected president of the United States in November, it's important we maintain the Republican majority in the United States Senate. The Supreme Court vacancy, if nothing else, ought to cause people to reach that conclusion, so whatever people need to do in their individual races on order to maintain that majority, I wholeheartedly support.

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