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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortened from holidays.

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NounEdit

hols pl ‎(plural only)

  1. (Britain, informal) Holidays (time off work or time spent travelling).
    • 1953, C. S. Lewis, The Silver Chair, Collins, 1998, Chapter 1,
      "A lot of queer things happened to me in the hols," said Eustace mysteriously.
    Where are you off on your hols this year?