look up any word, like trap:
 
1.
(reh-no-vay-kay-shun) (n) 1) taking time off from work to complete home improvements, renovations, and repairs.
renovation + vacation

• "I'm taking a renovacation, so I can plow through my honeydo list."
• "Enjoy your time off!" "Thanks, but it's more renovacation than vacation."
by captain acr0nym June 28, 2013
2 0
 
2.
What you call when you take vacation time from work and spend the entire time doing renovations around your home, rather than relaxing or going on a trip.
I had a great renovacation. New flooring, replaced some cabinets and painted three rooms. Alas, back to the grind tomorrow
by kenndoll_99 November 23, 2010
1 0