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To be, or to go on holiday

go away

to leave your home for a period of time, especially for a holiday

get off

to have a particular period of time as a holiday

get away

to go somewhere different from where you live in order to have a rest or a holiday



to spend a weekend in a place, usually as a holiday



to be on holiday in a particular place. The American word is vacation.



to go away on holiday



to be on holiday

hostile architecture

the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …

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boots on the ground

a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …

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