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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fahyuh r-wurk]
    • /ˈfaɪərˌwɜrk/
    • /ˈfaɪə.wɜːk/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fahyuh r-wurk]
    • /ˈfaɪərˌwɜrk/

Definitions of fireworks word

  • noun fireworks Often, fireworks. a combustible or explosive device for producing a striking display of light or a loud noise, used for signaling or as part of a celebration. 0
  • noun fireworks fireworks. a pyrotechnic display. a display of violent temper or fierce activity. any spectacular display, especially of wit or of a technical feat by a musician or dancer. 0
  • noun fireworks Plural and collective of firework. 0
  • noun plural fireworks a show in which large numbers of fireworks are let off simultaneously 0
  • noun plural fireworks an exciting or spectacular exhibition, as of musical virtuosity or wit 0
  • noun plural fireworks a burst of temper 0

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Origin of fireworks

First appearance:

before 1550
One of the 31% oldest English words
First recorded in 1550-60; fire + work

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Fireworks


fireworks popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 71% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

fireworks usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for fireworks

noun fireworks

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