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synonyms for roman-candle

  • Catherine wheel
  • rocket
  • signal rocket
  • skyrocket
  • sparkler
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How to use roman-candle in a sentence

The faint candle-light glimmered on a ponderous gilded cornice, which had also sustained violence.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Roman Pane who accompanied Columbus on his second voyage alludes to another method of using the herb.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
The last-named building remained in the possession of the Unitarians until 1861, when it was sold to the Roman Catholics.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
Groping to the chimney-place with the aid of his matches, Mr. Collingwood found the candle and lit it.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
You will not soon be called upon to act a Roman part between your father and your friend!
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
There are very few foreign journals taken or read in the Roman States.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Our voluntary service regulars are the last descendants of those rulers of the ancient world, the Roman Legionaries.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
In a niche in the mud wall was a cheap print of the Madonna, one candle just smouldering out before it.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
"I am not Lady Macbeth," said Isabel, with a tremor in her own voice, as she entered and blew out the candle.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
He was a Roman general who was very famous for his ability in retreating, and getting out of an enemy's way.
THE NURSERY, JULY 1873, VOL. XIV. NO. 1VARIOUS
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