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  • n. someone who makes candles

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a person who makes or sells candles.

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

  • n. a person who makes or sells candles


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  • The stories they tell are often arresting: at St Andrews, among the imposing tombs of professors and merchants and golfers, one may find a stone set up by a candlemaker who, within six years, had lost, one by one, four small children and then his young wife.

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  • His mother "was always pregnant with cloth diapers hanging everywhere to dry," says Jerry Vanden Eynden, a childhood friend who manages Candle-Lite, a local candlemaker.

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  • A candlemaker, Connie lives in Ethel, Louisiana, population 2,000, a fleck on the map of East Feliciana Parish, which itself contains only two traffic lights.

    The Fiddler in the Subway

  • Don't be hatin', maybe Mr. Burns was a candlemaker.

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  • Have ye taken the land from the farmer, and given it to the tailor out of work and the candlemaker masterless? —

    Letters to Dead Authors

  • (Pictured is a candlemaker from Teotitlan del Valle, demonstrating his craft in a Oaxaca gallery.)

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  • The tenth son of seventeen children of a soap- and candlemaker, Franklin was born in Boston in 1706.

    Angel in the Whirlwind

  • The candlemaker only cursed his own foul luck to have survived the army™s incursions only to see his few remaining goods carried off by a plague of kenders.


  • The cooper, the blacksmith, and the candlemaker all had complaints.


  • In another cluster the carpenter resided, next to the candlemaker.

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