Candlesticks in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Candlesticks

plural of candlestick

Short Example Sentences for Candlesticks

  • 1. A row of brass candlesticks were on the mantel-board. 🔊
  • 2. Polished candlesticks stood by a shiny clock on the mantelpiece. 🔊
  • 3. Sometimes tall candlesticks stood on pillars on each side of the figures. 🔊
  • 4. One of the candlesticks was overthrown, and that taper quenched. 🔊
  • 5. Scarlet poppies in silver vase, silver candlesticks and shades. 🔊
  • 6. The pavilion was lit by two large waxen candles, set in candlesticks of gold. 🔊
  • 7. The candlesticks of St. Bernward, too, are most interesting. 🔊
  • 8. But Joyce's eye was caught by two candlesticks standing on the mantel. 🔊

How to use Candlesticks in Sentences?

  • 1. The ceiling was a mass of firelocks; the candlesticks were bayonets, stuck in the table. 🔊
  • 2. The seven-branched candlesticks in black-wood, silver mounted, are by the same architect. 🔊
  • 3. A crucifix hangs above the altar, and two candlesticks stand, one on each side. 🔊
  • 4. Mr. Morin had presented the chapel with silver candlesticks and an altar cloth. 🔊
  • 5. Then they scurried up-stairs, entered the drawing-room, and set their candlesticks on the table. 🔊
  • 6. Dodo had found some old brass candlesticks and a china group that proved to be old Dresden. 🔊
  • 7. And my friend," the Bishop continued, "take the candlesticks with you this time. 🔊
  • 8. Whatever these two witnesses signify in particular, they are the same as the olive trees and candlesticks spoken of. 🔊
  • 9. Two tarnished and battered candlesticks stand on the altar, and a very sordid cross in the recess behind it. 🔊
  • 10. There was a great number of immensely tall candlesticks on each side of him, and a great many other glittering emblems. 🔊
  • 11. She remembered the great candlesticks that rose above the vases full of flowers on the altar, and the tabernacle with its small columns. 🔊
  • 12. The candlesticks were gone again; the handkerchief still in its place, and the woman back again behind the couch. 🔊
  • 13. Two magnificent silver candlesticks with large wax candles stood on the ground in the centre of a richly embroidered velvet carpet. 🔊
  • 14. There may be wooden candlesticks with candles to match the color scheme and small wooden plates and bowls for candies and nuts. 🔊
  • 15. The old grandfather clock ticked out its steady song, and the polished table reflected the shining candlesticks as of old. 🔊
  • 16. Then she brought in the mussy, pink-smooched candlesticks and stowed them far away in her closet behind everything else. 🔊
  • 17. From the dining-halls the silver tankards had vanished, and the golden candlesticks of the cathedral lay buried in a neighboring field. 🔊
  • 18. On the dressing-table, articles of the toilet were littered about, and a pair of candlesticks were set close to the mirror. 🔊
  • 19. The butler answered rather reluctantly that the candlesticks mentioned had been put away for many years, and he feared they must be very tarnished. 🔊
  • 20. If the execution be at night, candlesticks of white wood should be placed at each of the four corners, lest the seconds be hindered in their work. 🔊
  • 21. Miss Laura set the three candlesticks with the bayberry candles on the floor in the centre of the circle and motioned the girls to sit down. 🔊
  • 22. Marie had found in the garret some long-unused white china candlesticks of curious design, like those in my room; a pair stood on each bureau. 🔊
  • 23. By this time wax-tapers were burning in the drawing-room, all hung with chintz, and with branched candlesticks of crystal fixed close to the walls. 🔊
  • 24. He puts the candlesticks on mantel; takes up cudgel, knapsack, and shoes; jumps out window and disappears. 🔊
  • 25. I see mirrors, and candlesticks with openwork shades, silver over red, and sleek waiters bending down with bottles swathed in napkins. 🔊
  • 26. Nothing could well look poorer than this small, dark, vacant building, with a few tallow candles without candlesticks giving a smoky light. 🔊
  • 27. Raimond V. appeared before the assembly attended by four lackeys in livery, who walked before him, bearing candlesticks with white wax candles. 🔊