[ noun ] the last (12th) month of the year



Used in print

(Edward E. Kelly, S.J., "Christian Unity in England"...)

The London_Universe devoted its centenary issue last December 8 to mapping_out various aspects of Catholic progress during the last one_hundred years .

Of_course , the crowning event that has dramatically upset the traditional pattern of English religious history was the friendly visit paid by Dr._Fisher , then Anglican Archbishop of Canterbury , to the Vatican last December .

(Organic Gardening and Farming,...)

Like strawberries in December , pansies are far more exciting in February than in May .

(Douglas Ashford, "Elections in Morocco: Progress...)

By December , 1958 , when ' Abdallah_Ibrahim became President_of_the_Council , elections had even greater importance .

(John Michael Ray, "Rhode Island's Reactions...)

For these crimes he was sentenced to be hanged in_public on Friday , December 2 , 1859 .