noun Date: 1607 the Christmas season

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Christmastime — /kris meuhs tuym /, n. the Christmas season. [1830 40; CHRISTMAS + TIME] * * * …   Universalium

  • Christmastime — noun The Christmas season; yuletide …   Wiktionary

  • Christmastime — Christ|mas|time [ˈkrısməstaım] n [U] the period around Christmas …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Christmastime — Christ|mas|time [ krısməs,taım ] noun uncount the period of time around Christmas …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Christmastime — n. Yuletide, Christmas period; Yule; season of the Christmas festival, christmastide (from December 24th to January 6th) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Christmastime — noun (U) the period during Christmas when people celebrate …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Christmastime — UK [ˈkrɪsməsˌtaɪm] / US noun [uncountable] the period of time around Christmas …   English dictionary

  • Christmastime — Christ•mas•time [[t]ˈkrɪs məsˌtaɪm[/t]] n. cvb rel the Christmas season • Etymology: 1830–40 …   From formal English to slang

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