I saw the bright flash as it burst and another little cloud of smoke appeared.
We have had cars flash their lights and in the case of one van driver, sound his horn just because we were keeping within the speed limit.
A heliograph was a communications system consisting of two mirrors on a tripod used to flash signals with sunlight.
Perhaps it's the flash git image he exudes as he turns up at yet another film premiere with a beautiful blonde on his arm.
People flash coy looks at one another, hoping that they won't be asked to make the first move and speak about what they make of it all.
At this a loud crash was heard behind them followed by a bright flash of lightning, lighting up the forest briefly.
His films, as a result, are often repulsive; yet they contain the occasional flash of genius that may redeem the more unpalatable aspects of his work.
Occasionally she fancied she could see a sudden bright flash that might be a laser cannon glinting off a rock.
It is simply the case that in this world of convenience, flash holidays and big cars, working the land has lost its appeal.
If you have 22 grand burning a hole in your pocket you could use your loot to buy a flash sports car or head off on a round-the-world trip.