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Coming from Chicago, I like a white Christmas.
Dennis Franz

Meaning of "white Christmas" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WHITE CHRISTMAS

white Christmas  [waɪt ˈkrɪsməs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WHITE CHRISTMAS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
White Christmas is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES WHITE CHRISTMAS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of white Christmas in the English dictionary

The definition of white Christmas in the dictionary is a Christmas that is accompanied by snow.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WHITE CHRISTMAS


anonymous
əˈnɒnɪməs
autonomous
ɔːˈtɒnəməs
Christmas
ˈkrɪsməs
enormous
ɪˈnɔːməs
Erasmus
ɪˈræzməs
famous
ˈfeɪməs
hummus
ˈhʊməs
humus
ˈhjuːməs
hypothalamus
ˌhaɪpəˈθæləməs
infamous
ˈɪnfəməs
isthmus
ˈɪsməs
maximus
ˈmæksɪməs
Palmas
ˈpælməs
primus
ˈpraɪməs
synonymous
sɪˈnɒnɪməs
Thermos
ˈθɜːməs
Thomas
ˈtɒməs
unanimous
juːˈnænɪməs
world-famous
ˌwɜːldˈfeɪməs
Xmas
ˈɛksməs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WHITE CHRISTMAS

white birch
white blood cell
white blood corpuscle
white book
white bread
white bream
white bryony
white cat
white cedar
white charlock
white clover
white coal
white coat
white cockatoo
white coffee
white corpuscle
white currant
white dwarf
white elephant
white elephant stall

WORDS THAT END LIKE WHITE CHRISTMAS

Bahamas
Cabimas
camas
Candlemas
doubting Thomas
Dumas
Father Christmas
Habermas
Hallowmas
Hamas
in inverted commas
John Thomas
Lammas
Las Palmas
mas
pajamas
pre-Christmas
pyjamas
Saint Thomas
the Bahamas

Synonyms and antonyms of white Christmas in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «white Christmas» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WHITE CHRISTMAS

Find out the translation of white Christmas to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of white Christmas from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «white Christmas» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

白色圣诞
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

blanco de Navidad
570 millions of speakers

English

white Christmas
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सफेद क्रिसमस
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الأبيض عيد الميلاد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

белый Рождество
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Natal branco
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সাদা ক্রিসমাস
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Noël blanc
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Putih Krismas
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

weiße Weihnachten
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ホワイトクリスマス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

화이트 크리스마스
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Putih Natal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Giáng sinh trắng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வெள்ளை கிறிஸ்துமஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पांढरा ख्रिसमस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Beyaz Noel
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

bianco Natale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

białe Boże Narodzenie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

білий Різдво
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

alb Crăciun
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

λευκά Χριστούγεννα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

wit Kersfees
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

vit jul
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hvit jul
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of white Christmas

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WHITE CHRISTMAS»

The term «white Christmas» is quite widely used and occupies the 36.552 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WHITE CHRISTMAS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «white Christmas» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «white Christmas» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about white Christmas

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QUOTES WITH «WHITE CHRISTMAS»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word white Christmas.
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Dennis Franz
Coming from Chicago, I like a white Christmas.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WHITE CHRISTMAS»

Discover the use of white Christmas in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to white Christmas and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
White Christmas: The Story of an American Song
In this vividly written narrative, Jody Rosen provides both the fascinating story behind the making of America's favorite Christmas carol and a cultural history of the nation that embraced it.
Jody Rosen, 2007
2
The Snow White Christmas Cookie: A Berger and Mitry Mystery
If Des doesn’t act fast, this will truly be a Christmas to remember---but for all of the wrong reasons. David Handler’s ninth book in this original series is brimming with plenty of murder, mayhem, and holiday spirit.
David Handler, 2012
3
White Christmas
One of the most well known holiday songs of all time, Irving Berlin's "White Christmas" depicts the dream of a perfect Christmas—one filled with snow.
Irving Berlin, 2010
4
White Christmas Pie
In this bittersweet holiday romance set in Amish country, Will Henderson, a young man tortured by his past, meets Karen Yoder, a young woman looking for answers as they both become involved with a desperate father searching for his son.
Wanda E. Brunstetter, 2008
5
Amish White Christmas Pie
Herein lies all the ingredients for a heart-warming, bittersweet Amish Christmas romance from a beloved bestselling author. [set photo] Wanda E. Brunstetter lives in Washington State, where her husband pastors, but she often visits Amish ...
Wanda E. Brunstetter, 2012
6
White Christmas
White Hot Holidays - White Christmas By Marilyn Lee I'm dreaming of a. Seven years ago, Taylor Danford's heart and her dreams of sharing a special white Christmas with her lover, Mark, were shattered when Mark married another.
Marilyn Lee, 2005
7
White Christmas, Bloody Christmas
Now, an elderly niece of the murderer has revealed the well-kept secret. More than just a true crime, this is a historic, once-in-a-lifetime story of murder, premonitions, & scandal.
M. Bruce Jones, Trudy J. Smith, 1990
8
White Christmas: create your own cards and decorations
Twenty delightful Christmas images to fold and cut out, accompanied by easy-to-follow patterns and instructions. 4 color, 30 black-and-white photos. 30 drawings. 20 patterns. 2 pre-cut cards.
Masahiro Chatani, Keiko Nakazawa, 1989
9
Bob's White Christmas
When a sudden snowstorm arrives, Bob and his crew have to scramble to dig Farmer Pickles out of the snow before delivering the gifts to Mrs.
Alison Inches, Jimmy Hibbert, 2001
10
White Christmas In Saigon
Please note: This ebook has been revised and corrected following customer feedback.
Margaret Pemberton, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WHITE CHRISTMAS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term white Christmas is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Snowstorm Delivers White Christmas For Large Swaths Of Colorado
DENVER (CBS4) – The snowy Christmas that Coloradans began prepping for days ago arrived Thursday afternoon, as more than a foot of snow was expected ... «CBS Local, Dec 14»
2
White Christmas? No, a windy one
Anyone lamenting the lack of a white Christmas might be surprised to learn that that's ... A white Christmas, by National Weather Service standards, is defined as ... «Buffalo News, Dec 14»
3
White Christmas hits Moscow flights
Russia saw a white Christmas today as a massive snowstorm in Moscow caused delays to more than 150 flights and brought traffic to a standstill. «Irish Independent, Dec 14»
4
White Christmas in Hawaii? Snow falls on Big Island peaks, Blizzard …
Thanks to a very warm weather pattern, snow cover in the Lower 48 is scarce. Minneapolis is the only major city that may awaken to a White Christmas this year. «Washington Post, Dec 14»
5
White Christmas off the cards but weather bomb set to hit on Boxing …
Britain could be set for a Boxing Day bashing from the heavens - but any chance of a White Christmas has been all but dismissed by the bookies. «Mirror.co.uk, Dec 14»
6
Unusually small fraction of US to witness White Christmas
My analysis suggests few, if any, large cities will have a White Christmas (defined as one inch on the ground). The only major metropolitan area that may have ... «Washington Post, Dec 14»
7
It WILL be a white Christmas! Forecasters predict dusting of snow …
The Met Office has given its official forecast for Christmas Day and it's going to be a cold one. Meteorologists predict wintry showers across northern Britain, with ... «Express.co.uk, Dec 14»
8
Dreaming of a white Christmas? Head north
However, a powerhouse storm on Christmas Eve is poised to deliver heavy snow ... The East Coast, meanwhile, should forget about a white Christmas — the ... «USA TODAY, Dec 14»
9
Why Were So Many Beloved Christmas Songs Written By Jewish …
(RNS) Christians don't seem to mind that so many beloved Christmas songs were written by Jews, and Jews tend to reel off the list with pride. White Christmas. «Huffington Post, Dec 14»
10
Black Mirror: White Christmas review – sentimentality offset with …
black mirror Rafe Spall, Oona Chaplin and Jon Hamm are the stars of Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror: White Christmas. Photograph: Hal Shinnie/Channel 4. «The Guardian, Dec 14»

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