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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Illuminated by candles: a candlelit ceremony.

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  • adj. Lit by a candle or candles.

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  • Once the honeymoon of three nights or more is booked, the credit is provided on a Fairmont gift card, which can be used towards their accommodation or for romantic options such as candlelit dinners, couples massages or any other Fairmont activities which will help set the mood.

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  • Over a candlelit meal, ask the questions and let the intimacy flow from there.

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  • Inside, the table was set for an intimate candlelit supper, with crisp white linen, gleaming Georgian silverware, and vases overflowing with flowers.

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  • Retreating to a quiet, candlelit corner, they sat holding hands on a white leather sofa, drinking mojitos, occasionally kissing, and quietly making plans for their future together.

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  • Or try the beach restaurant, maybe on a night when a group of Corsican singers animates a candlelit dinner that begins with freshly shucked sea urchins and chilled rosé and continues with what may just be the best bouillabaisse in France.

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  • Unfortunately, their candlelit make-out session is "kind of boring" for Bentley, who says it "started out good, but it sucked toward the end."

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  • We do not need your store which takes up way too much room to store Velveeta and Spam which are the essential ingredients for romantic candlelit dinners for bikers´ Thursday night Cumbaya Circle Jerks at Pedro´s mansion but not essential for anyone else.

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  • The couple planned a ceremony that would have them saying "I do" at one second past midnight, following a candlelit procession.

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