candlemaker

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n candlemaker a person who makes or sells candles
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Usage

In literature:

The humble funeral train passed under a bridge arch into the empty Grassmarket, and went up Candlemakers Row to the kirkyard gate.
"Greyfriars Bobby" by Eleanor Atkinson
He turned up the Candlemaker Row, and stopped at the Harrow Inn.
"Famous Stories Every Child Should Know" by Various
Seventh Edition, including an Appendix on Modern Candlemaking.
"French Polishing and Enamelling" by Richard Bitmead
In 1849, the cholera came, peculiarly severe about Lambeth and Battersea Fields, where many of the candlemakers lived.
"Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, No. 446" by Various
Need we say that there were rejoicing and thankful hearts in Candlemaker Row that night?
"Hunted and Harried" by R.M. Ballantyne
He turned up the Candlemaker Row, and stopped at the Harrow Inn.
"Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 6" by Charles H. Sylvester
Yonder was the Candlemaker Row diving down into the bowels of the earth.
"The Dew of Their Youth" by S. R. Crockett
He turned up the Candlemaker Row, and stopt at the Harrow Inn.
"The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. VI (of X)--Great Britain and Ireland IV" by Various
Benjamin Franklin was the son of a candlemaker.
"The Rich Little Poor Boy" by Eleanor Gates
He turned up the Candlemaker Row, and stopped at the Harrow Inn.
"Spare Hours" by John Brown
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In news:

An Eldersburg candlemaker has been named the official candle of the.
They also know a few things about candlemaking, soapmaking, and aromatherapy, and they teach classes to spread the word.
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