Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling or having feelings of Christmas.

Etymologies

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Christmas +‎ -y

Examples

  • Here are some more secret santa gifties - on the left, a quilted cushion in Christmassy fabrics from my BQL secret santa (the made present), and on the right, a selection of goodies from my other BQL secret santa (the bought present) - all of which I like, but in particularl, I like the box at the front right, which is a double sided box to hold lots of little bits of things.

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  • The smell of cognac mingling with orange always feels very Christmassy, which is what makes the Sidecar such a good December drink.

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  • I've gotten some teasing for my incessant cheeriness, and for being the most "Christmassy" person anyone knows.

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  • Councilman James Timley said that the church's emphasis on responding to the Islamic event does not sound very "Christmassy".

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  • It was a surreal way to spend any part of Christmas, and it just wasn't the right sort of 'Christmassy' out there.

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  • Of course, Matt Smith's first Christmas Special as the Doctor had been written with the word "Christmassy" in mind, it's not really for old curmudgeons like me, who got more of a kick out of Michael Gambon's miserly Kazran Sardick when he was sneering and snarling at the beginning of the episode than when he had been thoroughly heartwarmed by the end.

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  • Making a nine-dart finish in front of Sky Sports 'TV cameras and thousands of' Christmassy '(ie. drunk) spectators is more difficult than eating three cream crackers in less than a minute.

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  • However, despite a very 'Christmassy' atmosphere, Rima insists that she is not traditional in her design.

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  • In an article in USA Today on how Halloween is getting "Christmassy," Maria Puente writes that

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  • Amy Macdonald updated fans on her blog at MySpace on Friday (November 21), discussing how she's feeling "Christmassy", the continued amazement over her album sales, and difficulties with the critics.

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  • This is my favorite word today. What's the word for the distinct sensation of having a favorite word that day? I want to put it in my minor Evelyn Waugh novel

    July 21, 2016