electricitynoun [ U ]uk /ˌel.ɪkˈtrɪs.ə.ti/ us /iˌlekˈtrɪs.ə.t̬i/
The electricity has been turned off.
an electricity bill
- Underground cables carry electricity to all parts of the city.
- Someone has turned off the electricity supply.
- The wind farm may be able to generate enough electricity for 2000 homes.
- I pay my electricity bill by direct debit.
- Many people are living in encampments around the city with no electricity or running water.