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candle

US [ˈkænd(ə)l]
UK ['kænd(ə)l]
  • n.蜡烛
  • v.用亮光检查(鸡蛋的)好坏
  • Web烛光;烛形物;蜡蠋
Plural Form:candles  
candle
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n.
1.
蜡烛a round stick of wax with a piece of string (called a wick ) through the middle which is lit to give light as it burns
IDM
His singing can't hold a candle to Bocelli's.
他的演唱无法与波切利媲美。
cannot hold a candle to sb/sth
不如…好;比不上…;无法与…媲美is not as good as sb or sth else
His singing can't hold a candle to Bocelli's.
他的演唱无法与波切利媲美。

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