Usage examples for chandelier

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. May 21, 1881 263, 137 Electric Chandelier. – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  7. Eberhard lighted the six candles of a chandelier in his diminutive room. – The Goose Man by Jacob Wassermann
  8. 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
  9. Soon he forgot the service and watched a chandelier, swinging from the lofty roof. – Christianity and Progress by Harry Emerson Fosdick
  10. The old man obeyed; the two stood in the full glare of the chandelier. – All-Wool Morrison by Holman Day
  11. As they entered an electric light in a chandelier flashed up automatically. – The Land of the Changing Sun by William N. Harben
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. He led her to the sofa and turned on the lights of the chandelier. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  16. She cried it up to the chandelier. – Apron-Strings by Eleanor Gates