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Word of the Day 12/25/18 Christmas

December 25, 2018

Christmas (noun)
Christ·mas [kris-muhs]
(previously 12-25-13)

noun
1. the annual festival of the Christian church commemorating the birth of Jesus: celebrated on December 25 and now generally observed as a legal holiday and an occasion for exchanging gifts.
2. Christmastime.
3. Christmastide.

Related Words for christmas
Yule, Yuletide, Xmas, Noel, Christmastide

Origin: before 1150; Middle English cristmasse; Old English Cristes mǣsse Mass of Christ

Dec. 25, 2018 Christmas



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