Definition of Christmas. Meaning of Christmas. Synonyms of Christmas

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Definition of Christmas

Christmas
Christmas Christ"mas, n. [Christ + mass.] An annual church festival (December 25) and in some States a legal holiday, in memory of the birth of Christ, often celebrated by a particular church service, and also by special gifts, greetings, and hospitality. Christmas box. (a) A box in which presents are deposited at Christmas. (b) A present or small gratuity given to young people and servants at Christmas; a Christmas gift. Christmas carol, a carol sung at, or suitable for, Christmas. Christmas day. Same as Christmas. Christmas eve, the evening before Christmas. Christmas fern (Bot.), an evergreen North American fern (Aspidium acrostichoides), which is much used for decoration in winter. Christmas flower, Christmas rose, the black hellebore, a poisonous plant of the buttercup family, which in Southern Europe often produces beautiful roselike flowers midwinter. Christmas tree, a small evergreen tree, set up indoors, to be decorated with bonbons, presents, etc., and illuminated on Christmas eve.

Meaning of Christmas from wikipedia

- Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, observed most commonly on December 25 as a religious and cultural celebration...
- The Twelve Days of Christmas, also known as Twelvetide, is a festive Christian season celebrating the Nativity of Jesus Christ. In most Western ecclesiastical...
- The Territory of Christmas Island is an Australian external territory comprising the island of the same name. Christmas Island is located in the Indian...
- Christmas music comprises a variety of genres of music normally performed or heard around the Christmas season. Music ****ociated with Christmas may be...
- Christmas traditions vary from country to country. Christmas celebrations for many nations include the installing and lighting of Christmas trees, the...
- Christmas Christmas is a Christmas album and the nineteenth studio album by American rock band Cheap Trick. It was released on October 20, 2017. Robin...
- Christmas carol (also called a noël, from the French word meaning "Christmas") is a carol (song or hymn) whose lyrics are on the theme of Christmas,...
- This is a list of Christmas carols organized by country of origin. Originally, a "Christmas carol" referred to a piece of vocal music in carol form whose...
- Christmas lights (also known as fairy lights) are lights used for decoration in celebration of Christmas, often on display throughout the Christmas season...
- A Christmas tree is a decorated tree, usually an evergreen conifer such as spruce, pine, or fir or an artificial tree of similar appearance, ****ociated...