Christmas Day


: the day on which Christmas is celebrated : December 25

Examples of Christmas Day in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This would be the previous context: The Raiders defeated the Chiefs 20-14 on Christmas Day in Kansas City. Jesse Newell, Kansas City Star, 15 Feb. 2024 Three, which Hebden announced via Bleep, will be his first album since releasing Parallel and the archival LP 871 on Christmas Day in 2020. Jazz Monroe, Pitchfork, 14 Feb. 2024 Christmas falls on a Wednesday this year, and the NFL rarely plays on Wednesdays but the league likes Christmas Day games. Sam Farmer, Los Angeles Times, 13 Feb. 2024 As late as Christmas Day, for example, Kansas City turned in a complacent underperformance against the Las Vegas Raiders, getting pushed around the field and ultimately losing 20-14. Don Yaeger, Forbes, 12 Feb. 2024 During a Christmas Day game against the Raiders, Kelce angrily threw his helmet to the ground, frustrated about the Chiefs’ lack of offense. Anna Lazarus Caplan, Peoplemag, 12 Feb. 2024 During a Christmas Day game against the Las Vegas Raiders, Kelce was seen spiking his helmet on the sideline after a fake fumble. Marlow Stern, Rolling Stone, 12 Feb. 2024 Their tale begins on Christmas Day, shortly after a loss to the Las Vegas Raiders. Louisa Thomas, The New Yorker, 11 Feb. 2024 For example: The Chiefs’ game at 1 p.m. on Christmas Day this season, which Swift attended, had 14 percent more viewers than last season’s game at the same time. Francesca Paris, New York Times, 10 Feb. 2024 See More

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“Christmas Day.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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