Usage examples for chandelier

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