candlelit

adjective can·dle·lit \ -ˌ(l)it \
variants: or less commonly candlelighted play \-ˌ(l)ī-təd\
Updated on: 9 Feb 2018

Definition of candlelit

: illuminated by candlelight
  • a candlelit dinner

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First Known Use of candlelit

1868


CANDLELIT Defined for English Language Learners

candlelit

adjective

Definition of candlelit for English Language Learners

  • : lit with the light of candles


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