- Also called candlewick yarn. loosely twisted yarn, usually of cotton, used for making candlewick fabric.
- the process of making candlewick fabric.
- the design made by this process.
Examples from the Web for candlewick
I wished to study, but Candlewick said to me: 'Why should you bother yourself by studying?
Candlewick was bought by a peasant whose donkey had died the previous day.
But it was not my fault; believe me, little Marmot, the fault was all Candlewick's!
William de Burgo gave two messuages to that church in Candlewick street, 1317.The Survey of London|John Stow
Cannon Street was originally called Candlewick Street, from the candle-makers who lived there.Old and New London|Walter Thornbury