Bedeutung von “power” im Essential American English Dictionary

power

noun us /ˈpɑʊ·ər/

B1 [ no plural ] energy, usually electricity, that is used to make light, heat, etc.:

nuclear power

[ no plural ] control over people and things that happen:

He likes to have power over people.

[ no plural ] political control in a country:

This government has been in power too long.

(Definition von “power” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)