1. [ noun ] (usually plural) a device with an explosive that burns at a low rate and with colored flames; can be used to illuminate areas or send signals etc.
Synonyms: pyrotechnic
Related terms: low_explosive firecracker Roman_candle sparkler maroon Catherine_wheel serpent squib skyrocket torpedo fizgig plural
2. [ noun ] (usually plural) an explosive device that burns with colored flames
Synonyms: pyrotechny pyrotechnics
Related terms: trade explosive_device firecracker Roman_candle serpent sparkler fizgig skyrocket maroon squib Catherine_wheel