Christmas Eve


: the day before Christmas : December 24

Examples of Christmas Eve in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Minor was found laying in a driveway on 77th Terrace on Christmas Eve 2023, with a fatal gunshot wound. Ilana Arougheti, Kansas City Star, 7 May 2024 As revealed in the Christmas special, Ruby was born on Christmas Eve in 2004, and her birth mother left her abandoned on a church doorstep. Devan Coggan,, 17 Apr. 2024 Lund, who lensed Christmas Eve, makes his feature debut with Eephus, whose plot follows the final game of a small-town baseball team. Scott Roxborough, The Hollywood Reporter, 16 Apr. 2024 In 1979, Bishop Gumbleton was one of three U.S. clergymen who traveled to Tehran for a Christmas Eve meeting with captive Americans in the U.S. Embassy during the Iranian hostage crisis. Trip Gabriel, New York Times, 10 Apr. 2024 On Christmas Eve of 1734, a fire broke out at the Royal Alcázar of Madrid, a Spanish palace known for its extravagant architecture and bountiful art collection. Ella Feldman, Smithsonian Magazine, 9 Apr. 2024 The bodies were discovered after Sarah Bonnie's parents went to the home after the couple was missing from a family gathering on Christmas Eve. Melissa Quinn, CBS News, 9 Apr. 2024 More:West Allis man takes plea in Christmas Eve 2022 killing of Sildian Torres-Betancourt Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge Ellen R. Brostrom ordered Stotts to serve 30 years of initial confinement and 12 years of extended supervision. Chris Ramirez, Journal Sentinel, 1 Apr. 2024 The pair had also spent Christmas together in Australia as the musician returned home for the holidays to raise money for Vision Australia at the Carols by Candlelight event on Christmas Eve. Angel Saunders, Peoplemag, 1 Apr. 2024

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“Christmas Eve.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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