A taper or candle made from wax.
More example sentences
- He ordered six pounds of candles and two pounds of wax lights on the account of a firm of chemists.
- At 6.30 sharp, the excited chatter stops as the great man enters, with two wax lights being carried in front of him.
- There is a documented case of gentlemen being arrested for ‘use of wax lights and tapers’ in Durham Cathedral.
Definition of wax light in:
- The US English dictionary