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See definition of candelabrum on Dictionary.com
  • as incandlestick
  • as inchandelier

synonyms for candelabrum

  • candelabra
  • sconce
  • menorah
  • pricket
  • taper holder
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How to use candelabrum in a sentence

The holiday commemorates an event during the Maccabean revolt in the second century BCE, when the candelabrum in the Jerusalem Temple miraculously burned for eight days despite only having enough oil for one.
DID ARCHAEOLOGISTS JUST FIND EVIDENCE OF HANUKKAH STORIES?CANDIDA MOSSNOVEMBER 29, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
A tall candelabrum, bearing a small antique lamp with highly perfumed oil, is standing near the head of my sleeping friend.
THE WORKS OF EDGAR ALLAN POEEDGAR ALLAN POE
"Put the candelabrum on this table—here," said Mrs. Kildair, indicating a large round table on which a few books were grouped.
MURDER IN ANY DEGREEOWEN JOHNSON
The lights in the candelabrum were out, but a gray light came in at the top and bottom of the window.
THE LAND OF THE CHANGING SUNWILLIAM N. HARBEN
The candelabrum supported the seven lamps, which gave light to the ministering priests.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE EPISTLE TO THE HEBREWSTHOMAS CHARLES EDWARDS
It came from the prism pendants encircling the old-fashioned candelabrum in her hand.
POLLYANNAELEANOR H. PORTER
The glowing candelabrum of seven candles on either side of the square mirror surprised her deeply.
THE "GENIUS"THEODORE DREISER
Quick as a passing sunshadow, his hand swept the candelabrum from the table.
HEARTS AND MASKSHAROLD MACGRATH
During the imposing celebrations of Semana Santa, the candelabrum is lit by thirteen candles.
THE STORY OF SEVILLEWALTER M. GALLICHAN
Among the wreckage, resistance was being blown out like the lights of a candelabrum.
ULLER UPRISINGHENRY BEAM PIPER, JOHN D. CLARK AND JOHN F. CARR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CANDELABRUM

  • candelabra
  • candelabrum
  • menorah
  • pricket
  • sconce
  • taper holder
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.