holiday weekend

Definition of holiday weekend

  1. :  a weekend that is preceded or followed by a holiday

Word by Word Definitions

holidayplay
  1. :  holy day

    :  a day on which one is exempt from work

    :  a day marked by a general suspension of work in commemoration of an event

  1. :  to take or spend a vacation or holiday (see 1holiday 2) especially in travel or at a resort :  vacation

weekendplay
  1. :  the end of the week :  the period between the close of one work or school week and the start of the next

    :  Saturday and Sunday

  1. :  to spend the weekend

  1. :  active in a specified role only on weekends or part-time


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