Translation of candle in Spanish:
- (for altar)not to be worth the candle
cirio (masculine)no merecer or valer la penato burn the candle at both endstratar de abarcar demasiadoto hold a candle to somebodyshe can't o doesn't hold a candle to her sister
hacer de la noche díano le llega ni a la suela del zapato a la hermanacandle snufferExample sentences
- Light candles and burn oils to create a restful and tranquil environment.
- She produces a lighter and the single candle on the table flickers into life alongside the vase of white flowers
- Winstanley climbed up to the lantern and lit a dozen tallow candles.
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