candlemaker candlemaker  /ˈkæn dəl ˌmeɪ kər/


  • (n) a person who makes or sells candles


  1. She was a weaver, seamstress, candlemaker, goat farmer and gardener.
  2. Diplomat John Slidell was the son of a New York candlemaker.
  3. All this superselling started in 1837, when British-born William Procter, a candlemaker, and Irish-born James Gamble, a soapmaker, married sisters and went into business together.


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