power noun (CONTROL) translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "power" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [U] (CONTROL)
/paʊər/ US  /paʊɚ/
ability to control people and events
I've no power over him - he does what he wants to.
Once nicotine has you in its power, it's very difficult to stop smoking.
She has the power to charm any man she meets.
Power to control
the amount of political control a person or group has in a country
Does the President have more power than the Prime Minister?
How long has the Conservative Party been in power?
The army seized power after five days of anti-government demonstrations.
Power to control
(Definition of power noun (CONTROL) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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