Definition of spring break in US English:

spring break


North American
  • A week's vacation for students in the spring, typically at Easter.

    • ‘Since spring break had just started we didn't have any homework, which was very good.’
    • ‘Book just after Easter and spring break to avoid crowds and the high prices.’
    • ‘During spring break of his sophomore year at Stanford, he and some friends had gone up to Aspen Colorado on a ski trip.’
    • ‘I spent all of my spring break sitting around his house, watching television and joking around with him.’
    • ‘Here in Florida, college students have arrived for spring break.’