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He could not put his head in it like a candle in a snuffer, for then he would not be able to see his way down.
JAPANESE FAIRY WORLDWILLIAM ELLIOT GRIFFIS
It was obvious that the drum snuffer, having made a recent haul, would be amenable to persuasion.
THE SHADOWARTHUR STRINGER
A cigar and a silver snuffer had fallen from his pocket to the floor.
MORE WILLIAMRICHMAL CROMPTON
They were at Snuffer's house, and saw the detectives pass, and started out with the avowed purpose of capturing them.
The chewer and the snuffer get the effect through the tissue with which the tobacco comes in contact.
HABITS THAT HANDICAPCHARLES B. TOWNS
A squat, snug house, the eaves of whose steep gabled roof came down well over its two stories, like the snuffer on a candle.
A VILLAGE OF VAGABONDSF. BERKELEY SMITH
The red cap acted like a snuffer on a candle, to put it out, and while under it, no goblin could be seen by mortal eyes.
DUTCH FAIRY TALES FOR YOUNG FOLKSWILLIAM ELLIOT GRIFFIS
I saw upon a snuffer-stand in bas-relief, "A heart, a cross under it, and roses under both."
GEORGE MULLER OF BRISTOLARTHUR T. PIERSON
On the mantel-shelf stood two brass candle-sticks with snuffer and extinguisher.
FLINTMAUD WILDER GOODWIN
We must not let you be candle-snuffer to-night, or you will be putting them all out.
HOLIDAY HOUSECATHERINE SINCLAIR

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