Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A holder for a candle or candles.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A person who holds a candle; hence, one who remotely assists, but is otherwise not a sharer, in some affair or undertaking.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who, or that which, holds a candle; also, one who assists another, but is otherwise not of importance.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A device for holding one or more lit candles

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a holder with sockets for candles

Etymologies

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candle +‎ holder

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