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Usage examples for chandelier

  1. The lieutenant- governor read the newspaper story as he walked, lighting the electric chandelier to enable him to do so. – The Grafters by Francis Lynde
  2. May 21, 1881 263, 137 Electric Chandelier – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  3. The house was an old one, and in the center of the high ceiling a plaster ornament surrounded the chandelier – Sight Unseen by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  4. She paused in the center of the room, her lips trembling and the light from the chandelier raining full upon her. – Every Soul Hath Its Song by Fannie Hurst
  5. He pointed to the places on the carpet, under the chandelier he could have touched them with a walking- stick, and the recollection seemed just as close. – Balcony Stories by Grace E. King
  6. The warm, blazing fire, the handsome carpet on which it flickered, the exceedingly comfortable arrangement of the furniture, of the room altogether, and the light of the chandelier which fell on all, presented a picture of home peace, though it may not have deserved the name of luxury. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  7. All that misses is a roc's egg, hanging up in the great hall, unless it is there, disguised in a chandelier from Venice. – The Lightning Conductor Discovers America by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
  8. We were gazing up with the crowd at somebody who was lighting the big chandelier by swinging down from somewhere in the roof a sort of censer, when Chiltern came out of the corridor and positively began to scold us for being late. – Faces and Places by Henry William Lucy
  9. She cried it up to the chandelier – Apron-Strings by Eleanor Gates
  10. The old man obeyed; the two stood in the full glare of the chandelier – All-Wool Morrison by Holman Day
  11. The merry music even was not sufficient to dissipate the awkward oppression, and by midnight the guests had taken leave, and Marie stood under the chandelier pale and rigid, opposite her husband. – Old Fritz and the New Era by Louise Muhlbach
  12. Eberhard lighted the six candles of a chandelier in his diminutive room. – The Goose Man by Jacob Wassermann
  13. Rose, roused from the sleep into which she had fallen, stood very much amazed beneath the chandelier – Janet's Love and Service by Margaret M Robertson
  14. Edward Morris had his attention attracted by the third link in the chain of the captain's chandelier – The Man Without a Country by Edward E. Hale
  15. As they entered an electric light in a chandelier flashed up automatically. – The Land of the Changing Sun by William N. Harben
  16. There was even a carpet, which just covered the middle of the floor, and a chandelier in a white muslin cover which the flies had spotted with black specks. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  17. He led her to the sofa and turned on the lights of the chandelier – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  18. With his heart in his mouth, Droop leaped to the chandelier and turned out the lights; then rushed to the state- rooms and was about to turn their switches as well, when a familiar voice greeted their ears from below- " Don't be scared- it's only Phoebe." – The Panchronicon by Harold Steele Mackaye
  19. The plaisant addressed a remark to her, but she did not answer, and silently he watched the shadow on the floor, of the chandelier swinging to and fro, like a waving sword. – Under the Rose by Frederic Stewart Isham
  20. Soon he forgot the service and watched a chandelier swinging from the lofty roof. – Christianity and Progress by Harry Emerson Fosdick

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