Definition of vacate

Common misspellings:
  • vaccate (15.4%)
  • vacay (0.0%)
  • vacat (46.2%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. Never at a loss upon such an occasion I replied that I considered myself quite as loyal a man as Mr Goodford both to the King and the people and that as the meeting appeared almost unanimously disposed to hear me Mr Goodford as chairman had nothing to do but to take the sense of the meeting which if he did not choose to act up to it was only for him to vacate the chair and we would place some one in it that would - Memoirs of Henry Hunt, Esq. Volume 3 by Henry Hunt

  2. Siegel hit upon the idea of stepping into the old site and building at Fourteenth Street and Sixth Avenue as soon as the Macy organization should vacate - The Romance of a Great Store by Edward Hungerford