Christmas box


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Christmas box

n
a tip or present given at Christmas, esp to postmen, tradesmen, etc
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Noun1.Christmas box - a present given at Christmas for services during the yearChristmas box - a present given at Christmas for services during the year
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
backsheesh, baksheesh, bakshis, bakshish, gratuity, pourboire, tip - a relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter)
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Frumenty and mince pie,' the Gnat replied; 'and it makes its nest in a Christmas box.
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In typical Victorian style, it defined Christmas box as "a small money gift to persons in an inferior condition".
Over this period we have sent more than 2,500 gifts ranging from mp3 players, HMV gift vouchers and donated goodies all added to their Christmas box.
A huge Christmas tree and Christmas box completes the setup and gives the magical feel to the lighted centerpiece.
Truth be told, I have high hopes of being on the receiving end of the odd Christmas box myself this year, but hopefully of a different kind entirely.
I have a Christmas box at my best friend's, tucked behind the door of her spare bedroom and I have hers tucked under the stairs in my house.
But the Christmas box that was supposed to generate happiness among customers was cause of some discomfort as many complained about the choice of gaming titles in the box.