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noun firework pronunciation in British English /ˈfaɪə(r)ˌwɜː(r)k/
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pluralfireworks
  1. 1
    [countable] [usually plural] an object that explodes when you light it and produces coloured lights and loud noises

    a firework display/party

  2. 2

    fireworks

    [plural] mainly journalism signs of strong emotions or impressive skills

    Any fireworks will come later in the trial.

    They’re a good team, but don’t expect any fireworks.

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