1.a momentary flash of light
2.brightness and animation of countenance
3.electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field
4.a small but noticeable trace of some quality that might become stronger
5.Scottish writer of satirical novels (born in 1918)
6.a small fragment of a burning substance thrown out by burning material or by friction spark v.
1.put in motion or move to act
2.emit or produce sparks
Idiom of the Day
know which side one`s bread is buttered on
to know who can help you and therefore try to please him or her, to know what is good for oneself
The man is careful not to make his boss angry. He knows which side his bread is buttered on.