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noun as in candle

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noun as in torch

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Example Sentences

She passed outward, two others passed in; a dying flambeau showed the features of Iftikhar and Hakem.

A la pàle lueur d'un magique flambeau S'élève un vil autel dressé sur un tombeau.

In travelling at night, they used to tie one to each great toe; and in fishing and hunting, required no other flambeau.

The moine flambeau, he that is burning with fervour, would possess Him with his passion like a woman.

A red or white Lamarre flambeau consists of a sheet rubber tube filled with one of the above-named compositions.


On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to flambeau, such as: torch, dip, rushlight, and bougie.

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