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380+ Words To Describe Christmas

The words that we use to describe Christmas will of course be dependant on the individual and our past experiences of the festive season.

Christmas is supposed to be a time for celebration and spending quality time with loved ones. It’s a time to reflect on the year that has passed and to look forward to the new year ahead.

Christmas is also a time for giving, and many people donate money or food to charity organizations during the holiday season. 

There are many words that can be used to describe Christmas. Just a few of the common ones include:

– Joyous

– Religious

– Celebratory

– Food

– Merry

– Commercialized

– Expensive

– Festive

– Family oriented

Let’s hope that when you think of Christmas, that words such as magical, grateful, family and friends also come to mind.

If not, we’ve compiled a huge list of over 385 positive words that come to mind when we think of Christmas time. 

What are words to describe Christmas?

No matter what your faith and beliefs, and no matter what your Christmas past, we hope that you will find some magical words in the following list of words to describe Christmas:

 

  • Advent
  • Amazing
  • Angel
  • Angelic
  • Anticipation
  • Appreciation
  • Aromas
  • Awe
  • Babies
  • Baby
  • Baking
  • Baubles
  • Beach
  • Beard
  • Belief
  • Believe
  • Bells
  • Belonging
  • Bethlehem
  • Bikes
  • Birth
  • Bittersweet
  • Blessed
  • Blessings
  • Blitzen
  • Blizzards
  • Bows
  • Boxes
  • Boxing Day
  • Buffets

 

  • Camels
  • Candles
  • Candy
  • Candy Canes
  • Cards
  • Caring
  • Carolling
  • Carols
  • Celebration
  • Ceremony
  • Charity
  • Charming
  • Cheer
  • Cheery
  • Cheese
  • Cheesecake
  • Cherries
  • Chestnuts
  • Children
  • Chilly
  • Chimney
  • Chocolate
  • Christmas
  • Church
  • Cider
  • Cinnamon
  • Claus
  • Clauses
  • Cloves
  • Coal
  • Cold
  • Comet
  • Comfort
  • Community
  • Cookies
  • Cooking
  • Cozy
  • Cranberries
  • Cute

 

  • Dancer
  • Dancing
  • Dasher
  • December
  • Decorate
  • Decorations
  • Deliveries
  • Desserts
  • Dinner
  • Displays
  • Dolls
  • Donations
  • Donkey
  • Donner
  • Dream
  • Dreidel
  • Drinking

 

  • Early
  • Ebenezer Scrooge
  • Eggnog
  • Elf
  • Elves
  • Enjoyable
  • Eve
  • Exchange
  • Exciting
  • Faith
  • Family
  • Father Christmas
  • Fathers
  • Feast
  • Festive
  • Fir
  • Fireplace
  • Food
  • Forgiveness
  • Frankincense
  • Friends
  • Friendship
  • Frosting
  • Frosty
  • Fruit
  • Fruitcake
  • Funny

 

  • Games
  • Garland
  • Gatherings
  • Generations
  • Generosity
  • Ghost
  • Gift
  • Gift box
  • Gifting
  • Gifts
  • Gingerbread
  • Give
  • Giving
  • God
  • Gold
  • Golden
  • Goodwill
  • Goose
  • Gourmet
  • Grace
  • Grandparents
  • Grateful
  • Gratitude
  • Gravy
  • Green
  • Guests

 

  • Ham
  • Hanukkah
  • Heart
  • Heaven
  • Help
  • Helpers
  • Helping
  • Heritage
  • Holiday
  • Holidays
  • Holiness
  • Holly
  • Holy
  • Home
  • Homeward
  • Hope
  • Hosting
  • Hot
  • Hymn

 

  • Ice
  • Icicle
  • Icing
  • In-Laws
  • Inn
  • Innocence
  • Ivy
  • Jelly
  • Jerusalem
  • Jesus
  • Jingle
  • Jolly
  • Joseph
  • Journey
  • Joy

 

  • Kids
  • Kind
  • King
  • Kiss
  • Kris Kringle
  • Laughter
  • Lavish
  • Letters
  • Lights
  • List
  • Lord
  • Love
  • Lunch

 

  • Magic
  • Mail
  • Manger
  • Mantle
  • Mary
  • Mass
  • Memories
  • Merry
  • Mince pie
  • Minister
  • Miracles
  • Miraculous
  • Mirth
  • Mistletoe
  • Mittens
  • Morals
  • Morning
  • Mothers
  • Movies
  • Music
  • Musicals
  • Myrrh
  • Mystery
  • Mystical

 

  • Nativity
  • Naughty
  • New
  • Nice
  • Noel
  • North pole
  • Nostalgic
  • Nutcracker
  • Nutmeg
  • Nuts

 

  • Old
  • Ornaments
  • Packages
  • Pageant
  • Pancakes
  • Parade
  • Partners
  • Partridge
  • Party
  • Pavlovas
  • Peace
  • Peaceful
  • People
  • Peppermint
  • Pie
  • Pine
  • Pinecones
  • Pinetree
  • Play
  • Plum Pudding
  • Plums
  • Poinsettia
  • Potato
  • Prancer
  • Pray
  • Prayer
  • Presents
  • Pride
  • Priest
  • Pudding
  • Punch

 

  • Quality
  • Quantity
  • Receive
  • Receiving
  • Reconciliation
  • Red
  • Reflection
  • Refuge
  • Reindeers
  • Rejoice
  • Relationships
  • Relatives
  • Relaxing
  • Religion
  • Resolutions
  • Reunion
  • Ribbon
  • Roasting
  • Roasts
  • Rudolph

 

  • Sack
  • Sacred
  • Saint
  • Saints
  • Santa
  • Savior
  • Scarf
  • Scrooge
  • Seafood
  • Seasonal
  • Seasons
  • Secret Santa
  • Service
  • Sharing
  • Shepherd
  • Shopping
  • Siblings
  • Silver
  • Singing
  • Skating
  • Skiing
  • Sled
  • Sleigh
  • Smiles
  • Snow
  • Snow angels
  • Snowball
  • Snowfall
  • Snowman
  • Snowy
  • Socks
  • Songs
  • Sparkly
  • Special
  • Spirit
  • Stable
  • Stand
  • Star
  • Starlight
  • Stocking
  • Stuffing
  • Sugar
  • Summer
  • Sun
  • Surprise
  • Sweaters
  • Sweets
  • Symbols

 

  • Teddies
  • Temple
  • Thankfulness
  • Thanks
  • Tidings
  • Tinsel
  • Tiny Tim
  • Toboggan
  • Together
  • Toys
  • Toy stores
  • Traditions
  • Train
  • Travel
  • Tree
  • Trifle
  • Trimmings
  • Triumphant
  • Trumpets
  • Turkey
  • Twinkling
  • Unwrapping

 

  • Vacations
  • Values
  • Vanilla
  • Vixen
  • Volunteering
  • Walnuts
  • Warm
  • White
  • Wine
  • Winter
  • Wintry
  • Wise men
  • Wish
  • Wishes
  • Wonder
  • Wonderful
  • Wonderland
  • Wondrous
  • Workshop
  • Worship
  • Wrap
  • Wrapping
  • Wreath

 

  • Xmas
  • Yorkshires
  • Young
  • Yule Log
  • Yuletide

 

Enjoy and have a good one!

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