Christmas Day

Definitions of Christmas Day

n a Christian holiday celebrating the birth of Christ; a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland

Christmas, Dec 25, Xmas
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quarter day
a Christian holy day; one of four specified days when certain payments are due
feast day, fete day
a day designated for feasting
holy day of obligation
a day when Catholics must attend Mass and refrain from servile work, and Episcopalians must take Communion
legal holiday, national holiday, public holiday
authorized by law and limiting work or official business

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