candle holder

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n candle holder a holder with sockets for candles
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Usage

In literature:

His old eyes at first saw little but the table and its candles in their gruesome holders.
"Long Live the King" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
At her side was a table on which stood a silver bell and two brass holders with candles ready to be lighted.
"Lysbeth" by H. Rider Haggard
From the wall projects a candle-holder, rudely modelled out of clay.
"Secret Chambers and Hiding Places" by Allan Fea
Lines of huge wax candles were fixed in temporary holders along the floor.
"The Marriage of William Ashe" by Mrs. Humphry Ward
There was holly for a centerpiece, and four red candles in silver holders.
"The Gay Cockade" by Temple Bailey
Margery had snatched a candle from one of the corridor holders in the flight, and now she bade me sit on the floor and draw my boots.
"The Master of Appleby" by Francis Lynde
There were flowers on the table, most extravagantly, for these war times, orchids; and there were tall white candles in silver holders.
"The Tin Soldier" by Temple Bailey
A piece of candle, stuck in a crude wooden holder, lay upon the topmost.
"Brood of the Witch-Queen" by Sax Rohmer
This place was badly lit by a tallow candle, held by a miner's holder, stuck into the wall.
"Frontier Boys in Frisco" by Wyn Roosevelt
It was in front of these doors that Mata now placed two lighted candles in tall bronze holders.
"The Dragon Painter" by Mary McNeil Fenollosa
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In news:

Tucson News NowNewly Opened Freedom Candles Etc Features the Best in Candles and Candle Holders.
Beauty Must-Have: Glassybaby 'Evelyn' Candle Holder .
Beauty Must-Have: Glassybaby 'Evelyn' Candle Holder.
The candle's "steam grilled on a bed of onions" scent was created by Nest Fragrances, and the limited-edition candle comes in a ceramic holder designed to mimic White Castle's hamburger packaging, the fast food chain said this week.
Arts & Crafts with Tracey Marceron: Canning Jar Seashell Candle Holders.
Carlton Cards is recalling 5,000 candle holders that could catch fire.
AZTV7/Cable 13, Me-TV 7.2, RTV 7.3, Phoenix-Prescott, AZNewly Opened Freedom Candles Etc Features the Best in Candles and Candle Holders.
It has to do with four candle holders -- ceramic letters that spell "NOEL" painted with holly leaves and berries -- that were displayed in our home every December.
Learn how to pipe frosting in this video from EVERY DAY WITH RACHAEL RAY magazine, plus get tricks and tips on rosettes, frosting candle holders and more.
Let waves of vacation memories wash over you with Mark Ballard's shell candle holder.
Tree Candle $21.00 with holder, $14.50 without.
Stained -Glass Candle Holder.
Spice up your life (or your bedroom) with this super simple stained glass candle holder.
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