The Conservative Party's vacation of the centre ground gave an opportunity to its opponents.
This year, we're vacationing in Mexico.
To vacation in Maine.
A restful family trip out of town is an example of a vacation.
The time someone takes from work to travel is an example of vacation.
Origin of vacation
- Middle English vacacioun from Old French vacation from Latin vacātiō vacātiōn- freedom from occupation from vacātus past participle of vacāre to be empty, at leisure euə- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle French vacation, from Latin vacÄtio.