Translation of "candle" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈkæn·dl/ us /ˈkæn·dəl/

B1 a stick of wax with string inside it that you burn to make light


(Translation of “candle” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈkӕndl/

a moulded/molded piece of wax with a wick in the centre, for giving light

We had to use candles when the electric lights went out
She blew out all the candles on her birthday cake.
candlelight noun

the light from a candle

luz de vela
We had dinner by candlelight.
candlestick noun

a holder for a candle.

candelero, palmatoria
glass/silver candlesticks.

(Translation of “candle” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)