ADJ: usu ADJ n
A candlelit room or table is lit by the light of candles.

...a candlelit dinner for two.

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • candlelit — or candle lit [kan′dəllit΄] adj. 1. illuminated by candlelight [a candlelit hallway] 2. using lighted candles so as to create a particular mood or effect [a candlelit dinner] …   English World dictionary

  • candlelit — or candlelighted adjective Date: 1868 illuminated by candlelight < a candlelit dinner > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • candlelit — adj. Candlelit is used with these nouns: ↑dinner, ↑procession, ↑restaurant, ↑table, ↑vigil …   Collocations dictionary

  • candlelit — can|dle|lit [ kændl,lıt ] adjective lit only by CANDLES: a candlelit dinner …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • candlelit — UK [ˈkænd(ə)lˌlɪt] / US adjective lit only by candles a candlelit dinner …   English dictionary

  • candlelit — /kan dl lit /, adj. lit by candles. [CANDLE + LIT1] * * * …   Universalium

  • candlelit — adjective Lit by a candle or candles …   Wiktionary

  • candlelit — adj. lit by a candle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • candlelit — [ˈkænd(ə)lˌlɪt] adj lit only by CANDLES …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • candlelit — can•dle•lit [[t]ˈkæn dlˌlɪt[/t]] adj. cvb lit by candles …   From formal English to slang

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