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1. holiday

noun. ['ˈhɑːləˌdeɪ, ˈhɑːlɪˌdeɪ'] leisure time away from work devoted to rest or pleasure.

Synonyms

  • field day
  • honeymoon
  • vacation
  • leisure
  • picnic
  • outing
  • vac
  • leisure time
  • half-term

Antonyms

  • night
  • time off
  • work time
  • keep down

Etymology

  • day (English)
  • day (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • holy (English)
  • holi (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Bank Holiday

  • holliday

Example sentences of the word bank-holiday


1. Noun Phrase
On the second May bank holiday the town holds a folk festival.

2. holiday

noun. ['ˈhɑːləˌdeɪ, ˈhɑːlɪˌdeɪ'] a day on which work is suspended by law or custom.

Synonyms

  • religious holiday
  • fete day
  • Ramanavami
  • holy day
  • Poppy Day
  • feast day
  • Remembrance Day
  • half-holiday
  • Mesasamkranti
  • Christmas Eve
  • national holiday
  • legal holiday
  • Remembrance Sunday
  • day
  • Dec 24

Antonyms

  • dematerialise
  • stay in place
  • be born
  • survive

Etymology

  • day (English)
  • day (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • holy (English)
  • holi (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. bank

noun. ['ˈbæŋk'] sloping land (especially the slope beside a body of water).

Synonyms

  • slope
  • waterside
  • side
  • incline
  • riverbank

Antonyms

  • endomorphic
  • fat
  • mesomorphic
  • straighten

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. bank

noun. ['ˈbæŋk'] a financial institution that accepts deposits and channels the money into lending activities.

Synonyms

  • full service bank
  • financial organisation
  • state bank
  • commercial bank
  • acquirer
  • lead bank
  • financial institution
  • reserve bank
  • agent bank
  • financial organization
  • depository financial institution
  • Federal Reserve Bank
  • Home Loan Bank
  • member bank
  • banking company
  • banking system
  • credit union
  • merchant bank
  • banking industry
  • banking concern

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • disrespect
  • disesteem
  • Lady

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. bank

noun. ['ˈbæŋk'] a long ridge or pile.

Synonyms

  • sandbank
  • bluff

Antonyms

  • cash
  • nonpayment
  • credit

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. bank

verb. ['ˈbæŋk'] tip laterally.

Antonyms

  • top

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. bank

noun. ['ˈbæŋk'] an arrangement of similar objects in a row or in tiers.

Antonyms

  • disapproval

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. bank

verb. ['ˈbæŋk'] enclose with a bank.

Synonyms

  • inclose
  • enclose
  • close in

Antonyms

  • windward
  • reverse
  • starboard
  • larboard

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. bank

noun. ['ˈbæŋk'] a building in which the business of banking transacted.

Synonyms

  • bank vault
  • bank building
  • deposit
  • vault
  • depository
  • depositary

Antonyms

  • unbelief
  • borrow
  • divide
  • multiply

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. bank

verb. ['ˈbæŋk'] be in the banking business.

Synonyms

  • do work

Antonyms

  • unsheathe
  • pull out

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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