A Word on Wednesday: Vacation

Vacation, noun,

Primary definition: a period of suspension of work, study, or other activity, usually used for rest, recreation, or travel. Source

 

Sadly, not my actual vacation photo, but I wear a hat in the sun near the water.

The word “vacation” comes from a Latin word meaning “to be occupied” and is also related to “vacuous” and “vacant:” to be empty or void.

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