christmastime christmastime  /ˈkrɪst mə ˌstaɪm/


  • (n) period extending from Dec. 24 to Jan. 6


  1. Rawlings-Blake, Pratt exchange gifts -- but what?

    Ethics forms filed for 2012 Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Comptroller Joan M. Pratt spent the better part of last year in heated political disputes, but by Christmastime, the two city leaders exchanged gifts.        
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

  2. TAILS FROM THE HILLTOP: Bella, Cam can be part of your fam

    BELLA, a lovely, gray-and-black longhaired tabby female, will be 4 at Christmastime. CAM is a lively, playful gray-and-white shorthaired tabby, about 2- to 3-years-old whose injured left eye had to be removed.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Randolph Herald

  3. Guns stolen in Fife in 2011 burglary still turning up

    As the legal system grinds through defendants charged in one of Fife’s most notorious heists, guns taken in the Christmastime 2011 burglary of a sporting goods store continue to turn up, one as far away at Connecticut.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Tacoma News Tribune


  1. "It's a long old season, that's for sure," Rooney said. "I'd certainly welcome a break around Christmastime, but it's something we've been used to for years."
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Wayne Rooney Source: The Associated Press

  2. "We're in a position where the pressure for us : it's almost like we're on borrowed time," Laviolette said. "Like I said before, at Christmastime we were 29th in the league. It comes down to the last game of the season. We are just a...
    on Jun 4, 2010 By: Peter Laviolette Source: Los Angeles Times (blog)

  3. "We just gave that game away. We literally gave it away," Oilers coach Craig MacTavish said. "It was Christmastime and we wrapped it up and gave it to them."
    on Dec 22, 2007 By: Craig MacTavish Source:

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