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Fireworks Night

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Definition of Fireworks Night in English:

noun

British
Another term for Bonfire Night.
Example sentences
  • Next club night is on Wednesday 3rd November and it’s Fireworks Night (I know it’s not really but it’s close!).
  • Fireworks Night is already past, but November will be remembered as the month when Rangers either went off like a damp squib or blazed like a rocket.
  • Safety regulations have taken the sparkle out of fireworks night.

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Word of the day terpsichorean
Pronunciation: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
adjective
relating to dancing