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spark
spɑːrk
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Scottish writer of satirical novels (born in 1918).
  2. Merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance.
  3. A momentary flash of light.
  4. A small fragment of a burning substance thrown out by burning material or by friction.
  5. Electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field.
  6. A small but noticeable trace of some quality that might become stronger.
(动) As a verb
  1. Put in motion or move to act.
  2. Emit or produce sparks.
Hyphenationspark
Part of Speech(名) noun, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (动) verb
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火星huǒxīngspark; Mars (planet)
闪光shǎnguāngflash
活力huólìenergy; vitality; vigor; vital force
朝气zhāoqìvitality; dynamism
花花公子huā huā gōngzǐplayboy
情郎qínglángboyfriend; paramour (of a woman)
闪烁shǎnshuòflickering; twinkling; evasive; vague (of speech)
触发chùfāto trigger; to spark
火种huǒzhǒngtinder; source of a fire; inflammable material; (fig.) spark (of a revolution etc)
shǎnto dodge; to duck out of the way; to beat it; shaken (by a fall); to sprain; to pull a muscle; lightning; spark; a flash; to flash (across one's mind); to leave behind; (Internet slang) (of a display of affection) "dazzlingly" saccharine; (Chinese surname)
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