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Definition 1: (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. - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for pyrotechnic in the sense of this definition

(pyrotechnic is a kind of ...) an explosive with a low rate of combustion

(... is a kind of pyrotechnic ) a small firework that consists of a percussion cap and some gravel wrapped in paper; explodes when thrown forcefully against a hard surface

(... is a kind of pyrotechnic ) firework consisting of a tube filled with powder (as a broken firecracker) that burns with a fizzing noise

(... is a kind of pyrotechnic ) a firework that burns slowly and throws out a shower of sparks

(... is a kind of pyrotechnic ) sends a firework display high into the sky

(... is a kind of pyrotechnic ) a firework that moves in serpentine manner when ignited

(... is a kind of pyrotechnic ) a cylindrical firework that projects a series of colored balls of fire

(... is a kind of pyrotechnic ) an exploding firework used as a warning signal

(... is a kind of pyrotechnic ) a firework that fizzes as it moves

(... is a kind of pyrotechnic ) firework consisting of a small explosive charge and fuse in a heavy paper casing

(... is a kind of pyrotechnic ) a circular firework that spins round and round emitting colored fire

(pyrotechnic is used in the usage domain ...) the form of a word that is used to denote more than one

Definition 2: of or relating to the craft of making fireworks - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where pyrotechnic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • pyrotechnic smokes

Synonyms for pyrotechnic in the sense of this definition

Definition 3: suggestive of fireworks - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where pyrotechnic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • pyrotechnic keyboard virtuosity
  • a pyrotechnic wit

(pyrotechnic is similar to ...) beyond what is ordinary or usual; highly unusual or exceptional or remarkable

"extraordinary authority" "an extraordinary achievement" "her extraordinary beauty" "enjoyed extraordinary popularity" "an extraordinary capacity for work" "an extraordinary session of the legislature"

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