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 Dictionary entry overview: What does vacancy mean? 

VACANCY (noun)
  The noun VACANCY has 2 senses:

1. being unoccupied
2. an empty area or space

  Familiarity information: VACANCY used as a noun is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

VACANCY (noun)

Sense 1vacancy [BACK TO TOP]


Being unoccupied

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Hypernyms ("vacancy" is a kind of...):

emptiness (the state of containing nothing)

Sense 2vacancy [BACK TO TOP]


An empty area or space

Classified under:

Nouns denoting two and three dimensional shapes


vacancy; vacuum; void; emptiness

Context examples:

the huge desert voids / the emptiness of outer space / without their support he'll be ruling in a vacuum

Hypernyms ("vacancy" is a kind of...):

space (an empty area (usually bounded in some way between things))

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