holiday

  • 1 Holiday — (engl. „Urlaub“) steht für: Holiday (Florida), Ort in den USA Holiday (Magazin), Illustrierte Holiday (Musik), Musikstil Holiday ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Billie Holiday (1915–1959), US amerikanische Jazzsängerin Clarence Holiday… …

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  • 2 Holiday — Hol i*day, n. [Holy + day.] 1. A consecrated day; religious anniversary; a day set apart in honor of some person, or in commemoration of some event. See {Holyday}. [1913 Webster] 2. A day of exemption from labor; a day of amusement and gayety; a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Holiday — puede hacer referencia a: Contenido 1 Música 2 Cine y televisión 3 Personajes 4 Véase también Música …

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  • 4 holiday — I noun celebration, day of festivities, day off, dies festus, feriae, festival, fete, furlough, gala, jubilee, leave, leisure, lull, recess, rest, time off, vacation associated concepts: general holiday, legal holiday II index furlough …

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  • 5 HOLIDAY (B.) — HOLIDAY BILLIE (1915 1959) La chanteuse Billie Holiday débute à Harlem vers 1930. De 1935 à 1939, elle enregistre au sein de petites formations souvent dirigées par le pianiste Teddy Wilson, et travaille parallèlement avec l’orchestre de Count… …

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  • 6 Holiday — (Морской Милан,Италия) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: Viale Vittorio Veneto 8, 4 …

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  • 7 Holiday — Holiday, FL U.S. Census Designated Place in Florida Population (2000): 21904 Housing Units (2000): 12788 Land area (2000): 5.381647 sq. miles (13.938401 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.345342 sq. miles (0.894432 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.726989… …

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  • 8 Holiday, FL — U.S. Census Designated Place in Florida Population (2000): 21904 Housing Units (2000): 12788 Land area (2000): 5.381647 sq. miles (13.938401 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.345342 sq. miles (0.894432 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.726989 sq. miles (14 …

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  • 9 holiday — [häl′ə dā΄] n. [< ME holidei, with shortened first vowel < OE hāligdæg: see HOLY & DAY] 1. HOLY DAY 2. a day of freedom from labor; day set aside for leisure and recreation 3. [often pl.] Chiefly Brit. a period of leisure or recreation;… …

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  • 10 Holiday — Hol i*day, a. 1. Of or pertaining to a festival; cheerful; joyous; gay. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Occurring rarely; adapted for a special occasion. [1913 Webster] Courage is but a holiday kind of virtue, to be seldom exercised. Dryden. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Holiday —   [ hɔlɪdeɪ], Billie, eigentlich Eleonora Fagan [ feɪgən], genannt Lady Day [ leɪdɪ deɪ], amerikanische Jazzsängerin, * Baltimore (Maryland) 7. 4. 1915, ✝ New York 17. 7. 1959; trat ab 1929 in New Yorker Klubs auf und wirkte später u. a. in den… …

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  • 12 holiday — chiefly Brit. ► NOUN 1) an extended period of recreation, especially away from home. 2) a day of festivity or recreation when no work is done. ► VERB ▪ spend a holiday. ORIGIN Old English, «holy day» …

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  • 13 Holiday — [häl′ə dā΄] Billie (born Eleonora Fagan Holiday) 1915 59; U.S. jazz singer: also called Lady Day …

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  • 14 Holiday — (spr. hóllĭdē), s. Holy …

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  • 15 Holiday — (Eleonora McKoy, dite Billie) dite aussi Lady Day (1915 1959), chanteuse de jazz américaine …

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  • 16 Holiday — Holiday, Bil|lie (1915 59) a US ↑jazz and blues singer. She was one of the greatest jazz and blues singers ever, and was also called Lady Day …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 holiday — 1500s, earlier haliday (c.1200), from O.E. haligdæg holy day; Sabbath, from halig holy (see HOLY (Cf. holy)) + dæg day (see DAY (Cf. day)); in 14c. meaning both religious festival and day of recreation, but pronunciation and sense diverged 16c.… …

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  • 18 holiday — [n] celebratory day; time off anniversary, break, celebration, day of rest, feast, festival, festivity, fete, few days off*, fiesta, gala, gone fishing*, holy day, jubilee, layoff, leave, liberty, long weekend*, recess, red letter day*, saint’s… …

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  • 19 holiday — Any day declared to be a holiday by these rules or by a resolution of the Board. The following days are declared holidays on which the Exchange shall be closed: New Year s Day, Washington s Birthday or President s Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day,… …

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  • 20 holiday — hol|i|day1 W2S2 [ˈhɔlıdi, deı US ˈha:lıdeı] n [: Old English; Origin: haligdAg holy day ] 1.) [U and C] BrE also holidays a time of rest from work, school etc American Equivalent: vacation ▪ The school holidays start tomorrow. on holiday ▪ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English