Candlewick definition

kăndl-wĭk
The wick of a candle.
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The thread used to make the wicks of candles.
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The wick of a candle.
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A fabric resembling chenille, made with closely-spaced tufts of cotton and used primarily for bedspreads and robes.
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A soft heavy cotton thread similar to that used to make wicks for candles.
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Embroidery made with knots of this thread.
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A soft cotton embroidery thread or fine yarn.
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Designating thread or fine yarn used for candlewicking.
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A soft cotton yarn that gives a tufted pattern to embroidery.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
candlewick
Plural:
candlewicks