Using A Single Candle To Warm A Home.


Nice Idiom/ Phrase I must say… And I read this:


“Can’t hold a candle…” 
Apprentices-and even children!-were often tasked with holding a candle so experienced workers could see. It was an insult if you were deemed unworthy of even holding a candle.

Have you read this interesting article?

Anne Frank Quote: “Look at how a single candle can both defy and define the  darkness.”
Emergency survival kit

Did you know there are over 441 sentences Google picked up for me where “Candle” word was used 🙂

https://sentence.yourdictionary.com/candle

So,

What is the meaning of the idiom hold a candle?

Idiom: (someone/something) can/can’t hold a candle to (someone/something) to not be as good or desirable in comparison to something else.

What does it mean no one can hold a candle to you?
If you say that one person or thing can’t hold a candle to another, you meant that the first person or thing is not nearly as good as the second.