[ kan-dl-ah-bruh, -dl-ey- ]
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noun,plural can·de·la·bras for 2.
  1. a plural of candelabrum.

Words Nearby candelabra Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use candelabra in a sentence

  • The great table on the raised dais was brilliantly illuminated in spots where the tall gold candelabra stood.

    Robert Annys: Poor Priest | Annie Nathan Meyer
  • It was a large, showy shop, with Virgins and crucifixes and altar candelabra's in the windows, and pictures of bleeding hearts.

    Saint Patrick | Heman White Chaplin
  • It was lighted by seventy candelabra, each bearing seven candles—again the mystic number.