vacationland

noun
va·​ca·​tion·​land | \ vā-ˈkā-shən-ˌland How to pronounce vacationland (audio) , və- \

Definition of vacationland

: an area with recreational attractions and facilities for vacationers

Examples of vacationland in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The fantasy vacationland restaurant where Maine meets the Mediterranean. Bon Appétit, Bon Appetit, "Nina June," 1 Aug. 2017 The fantasy vacationland restaurant where Maine meets the Mediterranean. Bon Appetit, "Nina June," 1 Aug. 2017 What started out in 1688 as a remote settlement for 176 French Huguenot refugees has evolved into a vacationland of significant beauty, with wine shops, art galleries, and a clutch of excellent restaurants. Town & Country, "The Best of Africa's Wine Country," 2 Apr. 2015

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First Known Use of vacationland

1927, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vacationland

vacation entry 1 + land entry 1

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The first known use of vacationland was in 1927

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“Vacationland.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vacationland. Accessed 17 Feb. 2020.

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