noun can·dle·light \ˈkan-dəl-ˌ(l)īt\

: the light of a candle

Full Definition of CANDLELIGHT

a :  the light of a candle
b :  a soft artificial light
:  the time for lighting candles :  twilight


  1. <at candlelight carolers would gather in the village green before beginning their stroll>

First Known Use of CANDLELIGHT

before 12th century


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CANDLELIGHT Defined for Kids


noun can·dle·light \ˈkan-dəl-ˌlīt\

Definition of CANDLELIGHT for Kids

:  the light of a candle <They dined by candlelight.>


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