yuletide

[ yool-tahyd ]
/ ˈyulˌtaɪd /

noun

the Christmas season.

adjective

of or relating to the Christmas season.

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Origin of yuletide

late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75; see origin at yule, tide1

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