English - Vietnamese Dictionary
christmas /'krisməs/ (Xmas) /'krisməs/Concise Dictionary
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Christmases'krɪsməsAdvanced English Dictionary
+period extending from Dec. 24 to Jan. 6
+a Christian holiday celebrating the birth of Christ; a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland
+ noun [U, C]Collocation Dictionary
1 (also Christmas Day) 25 December, the day when Christians celebrate the birth of Christ: Christmas dinner / presents
See also - BOXING DAY
2 (also Christmastime) the period that includes Christmas Day and the days close to it: the Christmas holidays / vacation + Are you spending Christmas with your family? + Happy Christmas! + Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
good, nice | traditional | white
hoping for a white Christmas (= with snow on the ground)
VERB + CHRISTMAS
Did you have a good Christmas? We're going to spend Christmas at home this year.
to celebrate Christmas in the traditional way
| get sth for
What did you get for Christmas?
CHRISTMAS + VERB
Christmas is coming and the food shops are full.
CHRISTMAS + NOUN
dinner | party | present | cake, pudding | lights, tree
We're going up to town to see the Christmas lights.
| carol | Day | holiday/holidays | celebrations
There are lots of parties at Christmas.
| for ~
For Christmas he gave her a silk blouse.
| over ~
The library is closed over Christmas.
Happy/Merry Christmas!, wish sb a happy/merry Christmas
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