Definitions

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

Etymologies

candle +‎ holder (Wiktionary)

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