Christmas, or the Christmas season.
an ancient Germanic pagan holiday centering around the winter solstice, now sometimes celebrated by neopagans.
- Also yule .
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How to use Yule in a sentence
Yules edition of Marco Polo has also been a very inspiring source of material.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind | Herbert George Wells
By the way, I may as well tell you that I broke short off with the Yules on purpose.'New Grub Street | George Gissing
But I should like to see these Yules at home; I must fish for an invitation.'New Grub Street | George Gissing
There was always the glory of intimacy in Yules knowing what he thought.The Two Magics | Henry James
Im obliged of course to grant you that your genuine Yules a Tory of Tories.The Two Magics | Henry James
British Dictionary definitions for yule
(sometimes capital) literary, archaic, or dialect
Christmas, the Christmas season, or Christmas festivities
(in combination): yuletide
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