Here an appetizing supper had been laid ready upon the table and a couple of tallow candles burned in pewter sconces.
Gott it aboard and hove down one Side and paid it with tallow.
Then the door was opened by an elderly, timid-looking woman, who held a tallow candle above her head.
Its meat was perfectly white, and tasted like a tallow candle.
They buzz around its white arc-light, or tallow dip, like heedless moths bent on their own destruction.
As poor as the tallow chandler was, he was hospitable on that day.
The door slowly opened, and a man bearing a tallow dip in a battered sconce showed himself in the entry.
His successor in the tallow shop does not seem to have been more happy than he.
A high percentage of cocoanut oil is usually used together with tallow and grease.
On a banister post stood a tallow candle which guttered in the draft.
mid-14c., talwgh, from a form cognate with Middle Low German talg "tallow," Middle Dutch talch, from Proto-Germanic *talga-, meaning perhaps originally "firm, compact material" (cf. Gothic tulgus "firm, solid").