Definition of Chandlery

1. Noun. Candles and other commodities sold by a chandler.

Generic synonyms: Candle, Taper, Wax Light



2. Noun. A storeroom where candles are kept.
Generic synonyms: Storage Room, Storeroom, Stowage

Definition of Chandlery

1. n. Commodities sold by a chandler.

Definition of Chandlery

1. Noun. The art of candle making ¹

2. Noun. A business or shop for candle making ¹

3. Noun. The trade of being a chandler ¹

4. Noun. An operation (usually, a business) which provides supplies ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Chandlery

1. [n -RIES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chandlery

chancrous
chancy
chandelier
chandelier sign
chandeliered
chandelierlike
chandeliers
chandelle
chandelled
chandelles
chandelling
chandleries
chandlering
chandlerly
chandlers
chandlery (current term)
chandoo
chandries
chandry
chanfrin
chanfrins
chanfron
chanfrons
chang
changable
changbaiite
changchengite
change
change-of-life
change-of-pace

Literary usage of Chandlery

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1. The Gentleman's House: Or, How to Plan English Residences, from the by Robert Kerr (1865)
"Additional Offices: the Buttery, Pantry, chandlery, Wine and Beer Cellars, &c., and Wardrobe. — Subsidiary Chambers. ..."

2. Philadelphia and Her Merchants: As Constituted Fifty @ Seventy Years Ago by Abraham Ritter (1860)
"... Tallow-chandlery—Joseph Shoemaker—Edward Rowley. IN 1802, this southwest corner of Front and Arch streets, was the hatter-shop and manufactory of Joel ..."

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