the holiday season

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the holiday season

US
: the time from November until the beginning of January during which many holidays are celebrated
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Word by Word Definitions

holiday play
  1. : holy day

  2. : a day on which one is exempt from work

  3. : vacation

  1. : to take or spend a vacation or holiday (see 1holiday 2) especially in travel or at a resort : vacation

season play
  1. : a time characterized by a particular circumstance or feature

  2. : a suitable or natural time or occasion

  3. : an indefinite period of time : while

  1. : to give (food) more flavor or zest by adding seasoning or savory ingredients

  2. : to give a distinctive quality to as if by seasoning

  3. : to qualify by admixture : temper


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