Christmas Vocab. Adv.

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Advanced Christmas Vocabulary for learning / studying English

decorate

make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.

celebrate

assign great social importance to

ornament

something used to beautify

feast

a meal that is well prepared and greatly enjoyed

noel

period extending from Dec. 24 to Jan. 6

gala

a public entertainment marking a special event

manger

a container (usually in a barn or stable) from which cattle or horses feed

carol

a joyful song (usually celebrating the birth of Christ)

tinsel

a thread with glittering metal foil attached

twinkle

gleam or glow intermittently

stocking

close-fitting hosiery to cover the foot and leg

season

a recurrent time marked by major holidays

yule

winter solstice

chimney

a passage through which smoke escapes

elves

small individuals who work in Santa's workshop

reindeer

arctic deer with large antlers

tidings

news or information

tradition

a specific practice of long standing

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