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spark / chispa
spark   [spɑ:k]
A. -noun
1. (from fire, electricity)   chispa (f)
a. to make the sparks fly   provocar una bronca
b. they struck sparks off each other   por efecto mutuo hacían chispear el ingenio
2. (=trace, hint)   pizca (f)
·the book hasn't a spark of interest
·el libro no tiene ni pizca de interénoun
·there'noun not a spark of life about it
·no tiene ni un átomo de vida
3. sparks
(nautical)   telegrafista masculine and feminine   (cinema, television)   iluminista masculine and feminine   (electricity)   electricista masculine and feminine
B. -transitive verb   also spark off   provocar
C. -intransitive verb   chispear,   echar chispas
D. -compound
·spark gap   -noun   entrehierro (m)
·spark plug   -noun   (automobiles)   bujía (f)
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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