- a device with a cone on the end of a handle, for extinguishing a burning candlein full candle snuffer
- [usually pl.] an instrument designed to open and close like a pair of scissors, for snuffing a candlealso pair of snuffers
- a. A candlesnuffer.b. One who snuffs out candles.
- snuffers An instrument resembling a pair of shears that is used for cutting the snuff from or for extinguishing candles.
snuff +"Ž -er