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firework
American English: /ˈfaɪ(ə)rˌwərk/
British English: /ˈfʌɪəwəːk/

Translation of firework in Spanish:

noun

  • 1
    dispositivo (masculine) pirotécnico [formal]
    he threw a firework at me
    me tiró un buscapié ( or cohete etc)
    fireworks
    fuegos (masculine plural) artificiales or de artificio
    to watch the fireworks
    mirar los fuegos artificiales or de artificio
    (before noun) firework(s) display
    fuegos (masculine plural) artificiales or de artificio
  • 2
    also: fireworks plural
    2.1 (noisy scene) there will be fireworks if her husband comes home drunk
    se va a armar la gorda si el marido vuelve borracho [colloquial]
    2.2 (virtuosity)
    Example sentences
    • So what kind of emotional fireworks can we expect from her?
    • We can also expect fireworks from such a temperamental lot, most notably the manager.
    • Edwina, who lives with her husband and kids in Toronto, says there are always fireworks when show business and family life collide.

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