What does the word pyrotechnics mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Fireworks.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Pyrotechnist.

Usage examples for pyrotechnics

  1. Woman suffrage was the target for the combined wit and satire of the company, and, after four hours of uninterrupted sharpshooting, pyrotechnics, and laughter, we dispersed to our several abodes, fairly exhausted with the excess of enjoyment. – Eighty Years And More; Reminiscences 1815-1897 by Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  2. Still- he must wait till the turning of the page, where began some of those elaborate pyrotechnics that cheapen so much of his work. – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter