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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A type of combustible or explosive device for producing a striking display of light or a loud noise, used for signaling or as part of a celebration.

Usage examples (33)
  • The telos of a fuse on a firecracker is a nice explosion.
  • It's like calling a firecracker that does not level a building a dud.
  • The manufacturer told the police that the firecracker was his company's product and that he regularly conducted firework displays.
  • Honestly, I never would have gotten "firecracker" out of that. for more
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