Definitions

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  • proper noun A small symbolic Christmas gift for children. A typical modern Christingle is made of an orange with sweets skewered into it, a candle inserted into the top and a red ribbon wrapped round it.
  • proper noun A church service for children relating to above Christingle symbol.

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Examples

  • When the children were younger, they went along to the Bishopthorpe church for the Christingle service every Christmas Eve and had usually gone along to the Easter Sunday one as well.

    The Redleys

  • When the children were younger, they went along to the Bishopthorpe church for the Christingle service every Christmas Eve and had usually gone along to the Easter Sunday one as well.

    The Redleys

  • When the children were younger, they went along to the Bishopthorpe church for the Christingle service every Christmas Eve and had usually gone along to the Easter Sunday one as well.

    The Redleys

  • When the children were younger, they went along to the Bishopthorpe church for the Christingle service every Christmas Eve and had usually gone along to the Easter Sunday one as well.

    The Redleys

  • Hope you enjoyed your Christingle as much as we did in deepest Dorset! on December 28, 2008 at 10: 26 pm | Reply Edwin Greenwood

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  • Disconcerted clergy find themselves putting on an extra carol service or Christingle.

    The Times on Christmas Eve

  • I'm not entirely sure what I'd do with a Christingle if I were given one.

    Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • A couple of years ago, we were all rather surprised when Christingle hit our church.

    Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • Christingle keeps you tingle-ready for up to two hours or more!

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  • Families in Blandford invited to fundraising Christingle service Clarkson blows a gasket over Spur Road as shift in works causes chaos

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