busman's holiday

noun bus·man's holiday \ ˈbəs-mənz- \

Definition of busman's holiday

: a holiday spent in following or observing the practice of one's usual occupation

First Known Use of busman's holiday

1893


BUSMAN'S HOLIDAY Defined for English Language Learners

busman's holiday

noun

Definition of busman's holiday for English Language Learners

  • : a holiday that you spend doing the same kind of thing that you usually do for your job


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