Translation of "electric" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /iˈlek.trɪk/ us /iˈlek.trɪk/

electric adjective (POWER)

A2 using electricity for power

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

an electric performance 扣人心弦的演出

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