vacation spot

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n vacation spot an area where many people go for recreation
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Usage

In literature:

I always go South for the spring vacation, traveling by sea to Old Point Comfort, and rusticating in some quiet spot near by.
"Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm" by Kate Douglas Wiggin
The witch on Harold her Broomstick landed on the spot vacated by the policeman.
"Living Alone" by Stella Benson
Even if he did nothing, he would at least stay there, he would not vacate the spot.
"His Masterpiece" by Emile Zola
He vacated the chair to his successor, on the spot.
"Salem Witchcraft, Volumes I and II" by Charles Upham
It seared the spot on the reef they had just vacated!
"Tom Swift and The Visitor from Planet X" by Victor Appleton
Our apartment is, no vacation spot.
"The Fifth Wheel" by Olive Higgins Prouty
The water was still trickling into them, showing that he had just vacated the spot at our approach.
"Wood Folk at School" by William J. Long
An instant later the spot that he had just vacated was struck by the vicious hoofs and antlers.
"The Camp in the Snow" by William Murray Graydon
But from the spot he had just vacated came the same voice again.
"Gold Out of Celebes" by Aylward Edward Dingle
He sat down in the spot Sophia had just vacated on the bed, laying his glistening sword ostentatiously across his lap.
"The Saracen: The Holy War" by Robert Shea
Another came over seeming to strike the spot I had just vacated.
"How I Filmed the War" by Lieut. Geoffrey H. Malins
What was Venus but a sanctuary, a vacation spot, and what was Mars but mines?
"The Mighty Dead" by William Campbell Gault
To Newlin it was old stuff, picturesque, with the spicy flavor of a perilous vacation spot.
"Shock Treatment" by Stanley Mullen
Demetrios remained alone, leaning on his elbow, at the spot vacated by the flute-girls.
"Ancient Manners" by Pierre Louys
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In news:

Obama's Vacation Spot : Hawaii or Key West.
Obama Monitors Mideast Fighting From Hawaii Vacation Spot .
How to know which Caribbean vacation spot to bid on.
Columbia Board of Education is looking for a new member to fill Paul Cushing 's vacated spot.
The kids and Digit use estimation to save Solaria, a sunny vacation spot, from freezing over forever.
An article in The Kansas City Star features Albany as a vacation spot that's "easy on the piggy bank".
After he said Thursday that he might be willing to fill the rotation spot vacated by Vance Worley's trade to the Minnesota Twins from within the organization, Ruben Amaro Jr conceded that he is more inclined to sign a free agent .
New York State's tourism agency, I Love New York, has put together a list of the top-10 eco- friendly New York State vacation spots.
Some of the best vacation spots in the country are right here in New Mexico.
NAPLES, Florida — Before this town was a vacation spot, there were only swamps, and the men who played in them.
New York State 's tourism agency, I Love New York, has put together a list of the top-10 eco-friendly New York State vacation spots.
Swat Valley was once Pakistan's premier vacation spot.
A vacation spot for presidents and pirates, Block Island is a New England treasure.
A family-friendly spot, Bretton Woods provides a good option for parents looking to squeeze a little romance into a vacation for everyone.
Across America, many suburbs are becoming vacation-worthy hot spots, with cutting-edge restaurants, great shopping, and plenty of parking.
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