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staycation

[stey-key-shuh n] /ˌsteɪˈkeɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
a vacation spent at home or near home, doing enjoyable activities or visiting local attractions.
Origin of staycation
2005-2010
First recorded in 2005-10;stay1 + (va)cation
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  • In the age of the "staycation," what do this week's Resort collection presentations mean for fashion and its followers?

British Dictionary definitions for staycation

staycation

/ˌsteɪˈkeɪʃən/
noun
1.
(informal) a holiday in which leisure activities are pursued while staying at one's own home
Word Origin
C21: stay1 + (va)cation
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Contemporary definitions for staycation
noun

a type of contractual alliance between two commercial enterprises that is not a formal legal partnership

Examples

A strategic partnership often puts together public and private entities for commercial purposes.

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