Translation of "electric" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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electricadjective

uk /iˈlek.trɪk/ us /iˈlek.trɪk/

electric adjective (POWER)

A2 using electricity for power

用电的;电动的
an electric blanket/car/kettle/light 电热毯/电动汽车/电水壶/电灯

More examples

  • We've just changed over from gas central heating to electric.
  • Accessories for the top-of-the-range car include leather upholstery, a CD player, electric windows and a sunroof.
  • Loose electric wires were dangling from the wall.
  • The noise from his electric guitar was deafening.
  • We can warm up the room quite quickly with this electric fire.

electric adjective (EXCITING)

C1 very exciting and producing strong feelings

令人激动的,令人兴奋的;高度刺激的
an electric performance 扣人心弦的演出

(Translation of “electric” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)