sparking plug

noun

Definition of sparking plug

British

First Known Use of sparking plug

1902, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about sparking plug

Statistics for sparking plug

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for sparking plug

The first known use of sparking plug was in 1902

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on sparking plug

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about sparking plug

Comments on sparking plug

What made you want to look up sparking plug? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

tired or exhausted

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Where in the World? A Quiz

  • peter bruegel tower of babel painting
  • What language does pajama come from?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!