Christmas carol


Christmas carol
Synonyms and related words:
Brautlied, Kunstlied, Liebeslied, Volkslied, alba, anthem, art song, aubade, ballad, ballade, ballata, barcarole, blues, blues song, boat song, bridal hymn, brindisi, calypso, canso, canticle, canzone, canzonet, canzonetta, carol, cavatina, chanson, chant, chantey, croon, croon song, dirge, ditty, drinking song, epithalamium, folk song, hymeneal, lay, lied, lilt, love song, love-lilt, matin, minstrel song, minstrelsy, national anthem, prothalamium, serena, serenade, serenata, song, theme song, torch song, war song, wedding song

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Christmas carol — Christmas Christ mas, n. [Christ + mass.] An annual church festival (December 25) and in some States a legal holiday, in memory of the birth of Christ, often celebrated by a particular church service, and also by special gifts, greetings, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Christmas-Carol —   [ krɪsməs kærəl] das, s/ s, volkstümliches englisches Weihnachtslied. * * * Christ|mas Ca|rol [ krɪsməs kærəl], das; s, s [engl. Christmas carol, aus: Christmas = Weihnachten (< aengl. Crīstes mæsse, aus: Crīst = 2↑Christ u. mæsse <… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Christmas carol — n a Christian song that people sing at Christmas …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Christmas Carol — Christmas Carol, A a short ↑novel by Charles ↑Dickens about an unpleasant old man called ↑Scrooge who hates to spend money. On ↑Christmas Eve several ↑ghosts visit him to warn him about what will happen if he does not change. When he wakes up the …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Christmas carol — noun count a song you sing at Christmas …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Christmas carol — For the short novel by Charles Dickens, see A Christmas Carol. For other uses, see A Christmas Carol (disambiguation). Children singing Christmas Carols …   Wikipedia

  • Christmas carol — noun joyful religious song celebrating the birth of Christ • Syn: ↑carol • Hypernyms: ↑religious song * * * Christmas carol UK US noun [countable] [singular Christmas carol …   Useful english dictionary

  • Christmas carol — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms Christmas carol : singular Christmas carol plural Christmas carols a traditional song sung at Christmas …   English dictionary

  • Christmas-Carol — Christ|mas Ca|rol [ krisməskærəl] das; s, s <aus engl. Christmas carol> volkstümliches engl. Weihnachtslied; vgl. ↑Carol …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • Christmas carol — noun (C) a Christian song sung at Christmas; carol 1 …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Christmas carol — noun a carol (song or hymn) whose lyrics are on the theme of Christmas, or the winter season in general …   Wiktionary


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