fireworks

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Fourth of July fireworks in 2006 at Macomb, Illinois, USA

Etymology[edit]

fire +‎ works.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fireworks pl ‎(plural only)

  1. plural of firework.
  2. An event or a display where fireworks are set off.
  3. (figuratively) A boisterous or violent event or situation.
    I left the room after John came home drunk but before the fireworks went off.

Translations[edit]