Christmas card

noun

: a greeting card sent at Christmas

Examples of Christmas card in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Lizzie McGuire alum revealed the exciting news while sharing their family Christmas card on Instagram, which featured a photo of herself cradling her stomach. Becca Longmire, Peoplemag, 12 Mar. 2024 The Wales family Christmas card photo, issued by the palace three months ago, also faced fierce scrutiny over apparent photo-editing errors, including the way that Louis appeared to have lost a middle finger, the Daily Mail reported at the time. Martha Ross, The Mercury News, 11 Mar. 2024 Middleton also has been accused of Photoshop mishaps with her family's 2023 Christmas card, which also featured her children and Prince William. Greg Norman, Fox News, 11 Mar. 2024 In December, Tarek and Heather shared their family's Christmas card, which included their entire blended family. Hannah Sacks, Peoplemag, 20 Feb. 2024 Emily Maynard Johnson is finally sharing her family's Christmas card. Hannah Sacks, Peoplemag, 7 Feb. 2024 Other items with royal provenance in the ongoing Fine Autograph and Artifacts sale include a Christmas card that Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip sent to his sister Sophie of Greece and Denmark in 1952. Janine Henni, Peoplemag, 4 Jan. 2024 After stalling for 12 months, Marc finally opens the last Christmas card Oliver gave him and finds a shock. Peter Debruge, Variety, 28 Dec. 2023 Christmas Inheritance, Netflix To inherit her father’s company, spoiled socialite Ellen Langford, played by Eliza Taylor, must first visit his small hometown, Snow Falls, to deliver a Christmas card to his former business partner. Etan Vlessing, The Hollywood Reporter, 25 Dec. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

1860, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Christmas card was in 1860

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“Christmas card.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Christmas%20card. Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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