sparker

sparker

1 [spahr-ker]
noun
1.
something that produces sparks.
2.
an apparatus used to test insulation on wires.

Origin:
1860–65; spark1 + -er1

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sparker

2 [spahr-ker]
noun
a lover, swain, or beau.

Origin:
1825–35, Americanism; spark2 + -er1

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