noun, plural flam·beaux [flam-bohz] /ˈflæm boʊz/, flam·beaus.
Words nearby flambeau
Origin of flambeau
Examples from the Web for flambeaux
With flambeaux of resinous pine and cotton, they fired all the wood-work of the interior of the buildings.The Fair God|Lew Wallace
Men who saw that performance, in the light of torches and flambeaux, will never forget the picture.
In the light of the flambeaux at the banquet-hall door Richard saw Dunn, and hastened to join him.Joscelyn Cheshire|Sara Beaumont Kennedy
This at nightfall is lighted by flambeaux of wax, and the buffalo bearing it, is driven slowly into the jungle.Sketches of the Natural History of Ceylon|J. Emerson Tennent
Her chairmen and flambeaux were already waiting at the door.The Virginians|William Makepeace Thackeray