Rush-holder

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Rush-holder a clip-candlestick used for rush-lights
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. risce, like Ger. risch, from L. ruscum, rustum.

Usage

In literature:

At once Locke rushed to the camera, put in a slide, and took out the plate-holder.
"The Master Mystery" by Arthur B. Reeve and John W. Grey
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In news:

Reidsville rushes past Corinth Holders.
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