How Do You Spell CANDLE?

Correct spelling for the English word "candle" is [k_ˈa_n_d_əl], [kˈandə͡l], [kˈandə‍l]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of CANDLE

  1. A cylinder, as of tallow or wax, containing a wick, for lighting; a light.

Common Misspellings for CANDLE

Below is the list of 297 misspellings for the word "candle".

Usage Examples for CANDLE

  1. Robert Audley took the candle from his friend's hand, and crept back through the secret passage, followed by George- very quiet, but scarcely more quiet than usual. - "Lady Audley's Secret" by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  2. She read it again by the light of the candle. - "The Rosie World" by Parker Fillmore
  3. Some were dark, so that the girl had to take a candle to light the way. - "Rollo in Geneva" by Jacob Abbott
  4. How big that candle looks, doesn't it, but small in one way. - "Carnival" by Compton Mackenzie