Definitions for Spark

Definitions for (noun) Spark

Main entry: spark, sparkle, twinkle, light

Definition: merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance

Usage: he had a sparkle in his eye; there's a perpetual twinkle in his eyes

Main entry: flicker, glint, spark

Definition: a momentary flash of light

Main entry: spark

Definition: a small fragment of a burning substance thrown out by burning material or by friction

Main entry: Dame Muriel Spark, Muriel Sarah Spark, Muriel Spark, Spark

Definition: Scottish writer of satirical novels (born in 1918)

Main entry: spark, arc, discharge, electric arc, electric discharge

Definition: electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field

Main entry: spark

Definition: a small but noticeable trace of some quality that might become stronger

Usage: a spark of interest; a spark of decency

Definitions for (verb) Spark

Main entry: set off, spark, spark off, activate, actuate, trigger, trigger off, trip, touch off

Definition: put in motion or move to act

Usage: trigger a reaction; actuate the circuits

Main entry: spark, sparkle

Definition: emit or produce sparks

Usage: A high tension wire, brought down by a storm, can continue to spark

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