from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A candlestick.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A device for holding one or more lit candles
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who, or that which, holds a candle; also, one who assists another, but is otherwise not of importance.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A person who holds a candle; hence, one who remotely assists, but is otherwise not a sharer, in some affair or undertaking.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a holder with sockets for candles
candle + holder (Wiktionary)