Chandler

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  • noun

Synonyms for Chandler

United States writer of detective thrillers featuring the character of Philip Marlowe (1888-1959)

a retail dealer in provisions and supplies

a maker (and seller) of candles and soap and oils and paints

References in classic literature ?
Chandler told the midwife to come and fetch the certificate in the morning.
This one delectable evening culled from each dull seventy was to Chandler a source of renascent bliss.
Up Broadway Chandler moved with the vespertine dress parade.
When the two were established at a well-appointed table, with a promising waiter hovering in attendance, Chandler began to experience the real joy that his regular outing always brought to him.
Ah, and a wery amiable chandler you'll make,' replied Sam, eyeing Job with a side look of intense dislike.