Definition of Spare-time activity

1. Noun. An auxiliary activity.

Exact synonyms: Avocation, By-line, Hobby, Pursuit, Sideline
Generic synonyms: Interest, Pastime, Pursuit
Specialized synonyms: Spelaeology, Speleology
Derivative terms: Avocational, Hobbyist



Spare-time Activity Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Spare-time Activity Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Spare-time Activity

spanwise
spanworm
spanworms
spar
spar buoy
sparable
sparables
sparada
sparadrap
sparagmos
sparapet
sparaxis
sparble
spard
spare
spare-time activity (current term)
spare ball
spare change
spare part
spare parts
spare rib
spare ribs
spare room
spare someone's blushes
spare the rod and spoil the child
spare time
spare tire
spare tire well
spare tire wells

Literary usage of Spare-time activity

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Delinquency and Spare Time: A Study of a Few Stories Written Into the Court by Henry Winfred Thurston (1918)
"... of habitual spare-time activity with delinquency; (6) a contributory relation of spare-time activities to delinquency through knowledge of, ..."

2. Journal of Social Hygiene by American Social Hygiene Association (1919)
"... and spare time reduce to two kinds: (a) a relation so close as to amount in many cases to an identity of habitual spare-time activity with delinquency; ..."

3. The Social Hygiene Bulletin by American Social Hygiene Association (1919)
"... and spare time reduce to two kinds: (a) a relation so close as to amount in many cases to an identity of habitual spare-time activity with delinquency; ..."

4. The Elementary School Curriculum by Frederick Gordon Bonser (1920)
"... all needful forms of spare- time activity. Love of the Beautiful. — In human life there is an almost universal love of form and color. ..."

5. The Elementary School Curriculum by Frederick Gordon Bonser (1920)
"... helps the community to meet its responsibility for the adequate supply and control of all needful forms of spare- time activity. Love of the Beautiful. ..."

6. The Elementary School Curriculum by Frederick Gordon Bonser (1921)
"Whatever you would have the adult enjoy as a wholesome spare- time activity, that you should have him enjoy in school. In a very large sense, it may be said ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Spare-time activity

Search for Spare-time activity on Dictionary.com!Search for Spare-time activity on Thesaurus.com!Search for Spare-time activity on Google!Search for Spare-time activity on Wikipedia!

Search