christmas card

Christ·mas card
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [kris-muh s kahrd]
    • /ˈkrɪs məs kɑrd/
    • /ˈkrɪs.məs kɑːd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kris-muh s kahrd]
    • /ˈkrɪs məs kɑrd/

Definitions of christmas card words

  • countable noun christmas card Christmas cards are cards with greetings, which people send to their friends and family at Christmas. 3
  • noun christmas card a greeting card sent at Christmas 3
  • noun christmas card a printed and often decorated card for mailing at Christmas to express good wishes. 1
  • noun christmas card greetings card given at Christmas 1
  • noun christmas card A greeting card that is decorated in a manner that celebrates Christmas. (This entry is here for translation purposes only.). 0

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Origin of christmas card

First appearance:

before 1880
One of the 23% newest English words
First recorded in 1880-85

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Christmas card


christmas card popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 31% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 74% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

christmas card usage trend in Literature

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