Translation of "energy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (STRENGTH) 力量 uk us /ˈen.ə.dʒi/ US  /-ɚ-/

[ U ] the power and ability to be physically and mentally active

Since I started eating more healthily I've got so much more energy. 自从更加注意饮食健康以来,我精力愈发充沛了。
I was going to go out this evening, but I just haven't got the energy. 今晚我本打算出去玩的,可是实在没有力气了。
[ + to infinitive ] I didn't even have the energy to get out of bed. 我连下床的力气都没了。
approving Her writing is full of passion and energy (= enthusiasm). 她的文章中充满激情和活力。
energies [ plural ]

the total of all your power and ability to be mentally and physically active

I'm going to channel all my energies into getting a better job. 我要全力以赴去找一个好些的工作。

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