Translation of firework in Spanish:

firework

dispositivo pirotécnico, n.

Pronunciation /ˈfʌɪəwəːk//ˈfaɪ(ə)rˌwərk/

noun

  • 1

    dispositivo pirotécnico masculine formal
    he threw a firework at me me tiró un buscapié (or cohete etc.)
    • fireworks fuegos artificiales / de artificio
    • to watch the fireworks mirar los fuegos artificiales / de artificio
    • before noun firework(s) display fuegos artificiales / de artificio
  • 2fireworks plural

    • 2.1(noisy scene)

      trifulca feminine informal
      there will be fireworks if her husband comes home drunk se va a armar la gorda si el marido vuelve borracho informal
      • So what kind of emotional fireworks can we expect from her?
      • Edwina, who lives with her husband and kids in Toronto, says there are always fireworks when show business and family life collide.
      • We can also expect fireworks from such a temperamental lot, most notably the manager.
      • We're warned that there will be fireworks if the couple meet each other.
      • There are sure to be fireworks on and off the pitch as these two bitter rivals reacquaint themselves.

    • 2.2(virtuosity)

      virtuosismo masculine