Meaning of “pyrotechnics” in the English Dictionary

"pyrotechnics" in English

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pyrotechnicsnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˌpaɪ.rəˈtek.nɪks/ us /ˌpaɪ.roʊˈtek.nɪks/

a public show of fireworks

a show of great skill, especially by a musician or someone giving a speech:

His verbal pyrotechnics could hold an audience spellbound.
adjective [ before noun ] uk /ˌpaɪ.rəˈtek.nɪk/ us /ˌpaɪ.roʊˈtek.nɪk/

(Definition of “pyrotechnics” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)