Synonyms of 'vacancy'
1 openingDictionary, job, post
They had a vacancy for a temporary secretary.
We don't have any openings just now, but we'll call you.
the pressure of being the first woman in the job
Sir Peter has held several senior military posts.
All the candidates won places on the ruling council.
He took up a position with the Arts Council.
His role in the events has been pivotal.
I was given an opportunity to bathe and shower.
Visitors can book a time slot a week or more in advance.
some of the players who tried for a berth on the team
Perhaps I will find my niche in a desk job.
2 roomDictionary, space, available accommodation
The hotel only has a few vacancies left.
3 emptinessDictionary, space, gap
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You will have to put up with her absent-mindedness.
Abstraction is the state of being very deep in thought.
He noticed her abstraction and asked, 'What's bothering you?'
Thesaurus for vacancy from the Collins English Thesaurus
A vacancy is a job or position which has not been filled .