Simple Definition of Christmas
: a Christian holiday that is celebrated on December 25 in honor of the birth of Jesus Christ or the period of time that comes before and after this holiday
Examples of christmas
We're spending Christmas with my parents.
We had a very happy Christmas this year.
I wish you all a merry Christmas.
Origin of christmas
Middle English Christemasse, from Old English Cristes mæsse, literally, Christ's mass
First Known Use: before 12th century
Rhymes with christmas
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