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 But not everybody seems cut out for life in a vacationland, even if New York is just a couple hours away. New York Times, 14 May 2021 The fantasy vacationland restaurant where Maine meets the Mediterranean. Bon Appétit, Bon Appetit, 1 Aug. 2017 The fantasy vacationland restaurant where Maine meets the Mediterranean. Bon Appetit, 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, 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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“Vacationland.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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