spark off

put in motion or move to act

trigger a reaction


actuate the circuits

trip, ↑actuate, ↑trigger, ↑activate, ↑set off, ↑spark, ↑trigger off, ↑touch off
Derivationally related forms:
spark (for: ↑spark), ↑activation (for: ↑activate), ↑trigger (for: ↑trigger), ↑actuator (for: ↑actuate), ↑act (for: ↑actuate), ↑actuation (for: ↑actuate), ↑trip (for: ↑trip), ↑tripper (for: ↑trip)
Hypernyms: ↑initiate, ↑pioneer
happen, ↑hap, ↑go on, ↑pass off, ↑occur, ↑pass, ↑fall out, ↑come about, ↑take place
Verb Frames:

Somebody ——s something


Something ——s something

* * *

spark off see ↑spark (vt) above.
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Main Entry:spark

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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