Definition for chandler (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for chandler
Remember when Chandler was sexually attracted to sharks and Phoebe raised a litter of baby rats?
Ross needs to go to the hospital after having an allergic reaction, leaving Joey and Chandler to watch Baby Ben.
Now He Who Was Chandler Bing is set to star, co-write, and executive produce an update of The Odd Couple for CBS.
Robert Graves thought Hammett was better than either Chandler or Asbury and called The Maltese Falcon, “a literary landmark.”
The policy changes are expected to be approved by Secretary of the Army John McHugh within 30 to 60 days, Chandler said.The U.S. Army Gets Tough on Tattoos in a Reversal of Policy|Jacob Siegel|September 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The signal for the abandonment of the movement, according to Mr. Chandler, was given by Mr. Chase.The Abolitionists|John F. Hume
Nearly opposite his resting place lies Captain Chandler, of the 19th Illinois.
Born in Devonshire, his father kept a chandler's shop in Southwark.The Pirates' Who's Who|Philip Gosse
This reproduces in Chandler's translation a song-service in an ancient Latin liturgy (angulare fundamentum).The Story of the Hymns and Tunes|Theron Brown and Hezekiah Butterworth
Mrs. Chandler left the house at Islip, and Jacob Chandler and his family moved into it.Johnny Ludlow, Fourth Series|Mrs. Henry Wood
British Dictionary definitions for chandler (1 of 2)
Word Origin for chandler
British Dictionary definitions for chandler (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for chandler
"maker or seller of candles," late 14c., attested as a surname from late 13c. (also, from early 14c. "candle-holder;" see chandelier), from Old French chandelier (n.2) "candle-maker, candle-seller; person in charge of lighting a household, monastery, etc.," from Latin candelarius, from candela "candle" (see candle). Native candleman is attested from mid-13c.