vacay

noun
va·​cay | \ ˈvā-ˌkā How to pronounce vacay (audio) \
plural vacays

Definition of vacay

US, informal
: vacation a family vacay vacay plans If you're kicking yourself for not planning a vacay earlier, check out cheapie last-minute plane tix at one of these sites …Cosmopolitan If you feel like you need a break from adulting, July is the time to take that mental vacay.— Brandi Neal

First Known Use of vacay

1991, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vacay

by shortening

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Cite this Entry

“Vacay.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vacay. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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