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    • holiday, holidays(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a period of one or more days taken off work or study for travel and leisure
    • Example:
      • The family plans to go to Spain in the next holidays.
    • school holiday, school holidays(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a period during which pupils and students do not attend their school or university
    • Example:
      • The students look forward to their school holidays.
    • public holiday, public holidays(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a day declared free from work by the government
    • Example:
      • The next public holiday is Labour Day.
    • bank holiday, bank holidays(noun)
    • Definition:
      • in Great Britain and some other countries, a weekday, often a Monday, on which most businesses are closed and granted to workers as a national holiday
    • Example:
      • Let's go away on the next bank holiday!
  • Christmas Day
    • Christmas Day, Christmas Days(noun)
    • Definition:
      • the 25th of December, a Christian holiday
    • Example:
      • They celebrate Christmas Day with their family.
  • New Year's Eve
    • New Year's Eve, New Year's Eves(noun)
    • Definition:
      • the holiday occurring on the last day of the year, December 31st
    • Example:
      • On New Year's Eve, we had a big party.
    • New Year's Day, New Year's Days(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a legal holiday in many countries to welcome the New Year on January 1
    • Example:
      • After celebrating, they were very tired on New Year's Day.
  • Easter
    • Easter[iːstə(r)](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a Christian feast in spring commemorating the resurrection of Christ
    • Example:
      • They had lots of candy on Easter.
    • Easter Monday, Easter Mondays(noun)
    • Definition:
      • the Monday following the Easter holiday
    • Example:
      • On Easter Monday, the family usually attends church.
    • Whitsunday, Whitsundays(noun)
    • Definition:
      • the Sunday of the feast of Pentecost, seven weeks after Easter, when traditionally many Christians would be baptised, wearing white clothes
    • Example:
      • Some people do not celebrate Whitsunday.
 

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        New Year's Day
        a legal holiday in many countries to welcome the New Year on January 1
        Whitsunday
        the Sunday of the feast of Pentecost, seven weeks after Easter, when traditionally many Christians would be baptised, wearing white clothes
        holiday
        a period of one or more days taken off work or study for travel and leisure
        Easter
        a Christian feast in spring commemorating the resurrection of Christ
        Christmas Day
        the 25th of December, a Christian holiday
        Easter Monday
        the Monday following the Easter holiday
        bank holiday
        in Great Britain and some other countries, a weekday, often a Monday, on which most businesses are closed and granted to workers as a national holiday
        public holiday
        a day declared free from work by the government
        New Year's Eve
        the holiday occurring on the last day of the year, December 31st
        school holiday
        a period during which pupils and students do not attend their school or university
         
         
         

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        New Year's Day
        the holiday occurring on the last day of the year, December 31st
        Christmas Day
        the 25th of December, a Christian holiday
        Easter
        a Christian feast in spring commemorating the resurrection of Christ
         
         
         
         

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