Sentence Examples

  • Anyway, with all the money in his family and the good looks as well, he couldn't hold a candle to Brandon in the charm department.
  • With a frown, she wondered why she'd never seen it before, why she wasted seven years trying to make things work with someone who couldn't hold a candle to the man she was meant to be with.
  • He couldn't wait to list his rusty tins, copper mugs, and brass candle sticks on an Internet auction site.
  • I guess he had some bucks at one time—back when he bought all this land—but his bank account never held a candle to mine.
  • She didn't hold a candle to Suzie Clements.

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