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or va·ca

[ vey-key ]
/ ˈveɪˌkeɪ /

noun Informal.

a vacation.

Nearby words

vacation bible school, vacation pay, vacationer, vacationland, vacaville, vacay, vaccina, vaccinal, vaccinate, vaccination, vaccinator

Origin of vacay

1990–95 by shortening and alteration Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for vacay

  • I’m a total rookie; a law student on summer vacay,” or “FSA company commander: ‘Is that a joke?

    War Nostalgia Is Leading Veterans to Places Like Syria. One Went Missing There.|Elliot Ackerman|May 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST