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electricity

noun /elekˈtrisəti/
a form of energy used to give heat, light, power etc
electricidad
The pump is powered by electricity Don’t waste electricity.
electric /əˈlektrik/ adjective of, produced by, or worked by electricity
eléctrico
an electric light.
full of excitement
electrizante
The atmosphere in the theatre/theater was electric.
electrical adjective related to electricity
eléctrico
electrical engineering electrical appliances an electrical fault.
electrically adverb
con electricidad
Is this machine electrically operated?
electrician /-ʃən/ noun a person whose job is to make, install, repair etc electrical equipment
electricista
The electrician mended the electric fan.
electrics /iˈlektriks/ noun plural the electrical system in a building, vehicle, or machine
la instalación elèctrica, el sistema eléctrico.
Something’s gone wrong with the electrics.
electrified /-faid/ adjective supplied or charged with electricity
eléctrico (cercado); electrificado
an electrified fence.
electrify /-fai/ verb ( past participle electrified) to convert (a railway/railroad etc) to the use of electricity as the moving power
electrificar
The line was electrified in the 1970s.
to excite or astonish
electrizar
The news electrified us.
electrification /-fi/ noun
electrificación
the electrification of the railway/railroad.
electrifying adjective
electrizante
an electrifying speech.
electric chair noun a chair used to execute criminals by sending a powerful electric current through them
silla eléctrica
He was sent to the electric chair for his crimes.
electric charge noun ( electrical charge) (physics ) the amount of electricity which is put into a piece of electrical equipment such as a battery; charge
carga elèctrica
a positive/negative electrical charge.
electric circuit noun ( electrical circuit) (physics ) a complete path through which an electric current can flow; circuit
circuito eléctrico
a series/parallel electrical circuit an electric circuit board.
electric current noun ( electrical current) (physics ) a flow of electricity; current
corriente eléctrica, electricidad
Translations of “electricity”
in Arabic كَهْرَباء…
in Korean 전기…
in Malaysian elektrik…
in French électricité…
in Turkish elektrik…
in Italian elettricità…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電, 電能…
in Russian электричество…
in Polish elektryczność…
in Vietnamese điện…
in Portuguese eletricidade…
in Thai กระแสไฟฟ้า…
in German die Elektrizität…
in Catalan electricitat…
in Japanese 電気…
in Indonesian tenaga listrik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电, 电能…
(Definition of electricity from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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