See also: Hols

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortened from holidays.

PronunciationEdit

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 to on your hols this year?

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Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

hols

  1. Alternative form of hals (neck, throat)