Wondering about the definition of laycation? Keep reading to learn the meaning of laycation, see some examples, and get a better understanding of this travel glossary term!
What is a Laycation?
A laycation is a travel industry slang term for a type of holiday travel where the sole purpose is to have sex (i.e., “get laid”).
Laycation is both a portmanteau (made of two words: lay + vacation) and a neologism (a coined word or phrase usually used by a group of people sharing similar interests).
Two other synonymous terms for a laycation are sexcapade (sex + escapade) and sexcursion (sex + excursion), both also portmanteau neologisms.
More on Laycations
Laycation is sometimes used to mean an indoor holiday where one just lies around and reads books without sex being in the picture. However, this would probably need the verb “lie” rather than “lay,” so the best words to use for this is holistay or staycation.
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