Examples of candlelight in a Sentence
at candlelight carolers would gather in the village green before beginning their stroll
Recent Examples of candlelight from the Web
When the Islamic State set off a car bomb on Tuesday outside a popular ice cream shop in Baghdad, killing 13 people and wounding dozens more, no candlelight vigils took place in Western cities.
A candlelight vigil commemorating the martyrs of the 1989 crackdown is held in the city's Victoria Park each year on June 4, attended by thousands.
Finally, the Washington Education Association and Washington’s Paramount Duty are planning a candlelight vigil Friday evening at the Capitol to show their support for ample funding for schools and to protest the Republicans’ budget proposal.
A candlelight remembrance for Brock is scheduled for 6 p.m. June 1 at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 600 St. Andrews Road, Newport Beach.
Ybarra Maldonado filed a stay of deportation, and Porchas told everyone to come back later for a candlelight vigil.
Students complained of freezing classrooms in winter, trying to study or write papers without computers, and reading at night by candlelight.
Hwang supporters held a candlelight vigil for him outside the office of a television broadcaster that reported dirt on Hwang’s work.
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Before 12th Century
First Known Use of candlelight
before 12th century
CANDLELIGHT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of candlelight for English Language Learners
: the light of a candle
CANDLELIGHT Defined for Kids
Definition of candlelight for Students
: the light of a candle They dined by candlelight.
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