Spark in a sentence as a noun

" And the motivation isn't to make a bundle of money on ads, it's to "spark conversations.

You don't need to claim some divine spark of innovation to say that something is better, or that you prefer it.

We need all of your "startup-foo" energy and creativity to help spark a fire around everyone else they told us.

Spark in a sentence as a verb

After that, she pretended to have an interest in trains to spark a conversation and get initial information.

We're still banging rocks together and amazed when occasionally there is a spark?Look, Ruby and Python -- their implementations just plain suck.

Also, learn to change your oil and maybe your spark plugs; learn to cook; learn to replace buttons on your shirts; learn to fix your leaky sink and plunge your toilet; learn to plant flowers and tomatoes; milk a cow; shovel some dirt; experience driving a tractor, both the kind in a field and the kind that pull tons of cargo down the expressway ...Get out of your comfort zone, live for a minute in someone else's shoes and maybe, just maybe, you'll learn to respect the work that other people do and be willing to pay them for it - they deserve to be paid for their Work.

Spark definitions


a momentary flash of light

See also: flicker glint


merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance; "he had a sparkle in his eye"; "there's a perpetual twinkle in his eyes"

See also: sparkle twinkle light


electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field

See also: discharge


a small but noticeable trace of some quality that might become stronger; "a spark of interest"; "a spark of decency"


Scottish writer of satirical novels (born in 1918)

See also: Spark


a small fragment of a burning substance thrown out by burning material or by friction


put in motion or move to act; "trigger a reaction"; "actuate the circuits"

See also: trip actuate trigger activate


emit or produce sparks; "A high tension wire, brought down by a storm, can continue to spark"

See also: sparkle