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British English: /ˈhɒlɪdeɪ/
American English: /ˈhɑləˌdeɪ/

Translation of holiday in German:


  • 1
    (day of recreation) [arbeits]freier Tag
    (day of festivity) Feiertag Mask.
    the whole country was given a holiday
    das ganze Land bekam einen Tag [arbeits]frei
    tomorrow is a holiday
    morgen ist frei/Feiertag
    bank holiday, → national holiday, → public holiday
  • 2in sing. or pl. (British English) (vacation)
    Urlaub Mask.
    [Schul]ferien Pl.
    need a holiday have a good holiday!
    schönen Urlaub!
    (at Christmas etc.) schöne Feiertage!
    go to Cornwall for one's holiday[s]
    im Urlaub/in den Ferien nach Cornwall fahren
    in Cornwall urlauben [informal]
    take or have a/one's holiday
    Urlaub nehmen od. machen/seinen Urlaub nehmen
    on holiday, on one's holidays
    im od. in seinem Urlaub
    be [away] on holiday or on one's holidays
    in od. im od. auf Urlaub sein
    go on [a] holiday or on one's holidays
    (leave work) in Urlaub gehen
    (go away) in Urlaub fahren

adjective attrib

  • Urlaubs-/Ferien (stimmung, -pläne)
    Freizeit (kleidung)

intransitive verb

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