Simple Definition of firework
: a small device that explodes to make a display of light and noise
fireworks : a display where fireworks are exploded
fireworks : a display of anger
Full Definition of firework
1 : a device for producing a striking display by the combustion of explosive or flammable compositions
2 plural : a display of fireworks
3 plural a : a display of temper or intense conflict b : a spectacular display <the fireworks of autumn leaves>
Examples of firework
Are you going to stay for the fireworks?
We expect a few fireworks during the presidential debate.
First Known Use of firework
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