Pronunciation of Vacancy
/vˈe͡ɪkənsi/, /vˈeɪkənsi/, /v_ˈeɪ_k_ə_n_s_i/
Synonyms for vacancy:
Other synonyms and related words:
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Usage examples for vacancy:
- No father had watched my infant days, no mother had blessed me with smiles and caresses; or if they had, all my past life was now a blot, a blind vacancy in which I distinguished nothing. - "Frankenstein or The Modern Prometheus", Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley.
- Sad, indeed, is the case of the boy or girl who is compelled, in order to make a living or to help support father, mother, brothers and sisters, to drop into the first vacancy which offers itself. - "Analyzing Character", Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb.
- So they've got together a Conservative Committee, and are going to run a good strong man for a vacancy. - "Viviette", William J. Locke.