What does Electrical mean?

Definitions for Electrical
ɪˈlɛk trɪ kəlElec·tri·cal

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Electrical.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. electrical(adj)

    relating to or concerned with electricity

    "an electrical engineer"; "electrical and mechanical engineering industries"

  2. electric, electrical(adj)

    using or providing or producing or transmitting or operated by electricity

    "electric current"; "electric wiring"; "electrical appliances"; "an electrical storm"

Wiktionary

  1. electrical(Noun)

    An electrical engineer.

  2. electrical(Adjective)

    Related to electricity (or electronics)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Electrical(adj)

    pertaining to electricity; consisting of, containing, derived from, or produced by, electricity; as, electric power or virtue; an electric jar; electric effects; an electric spark

    Etymology: [L. electrum amber, a mixed metal, Gr. 'h`lektron; akin to 'hle`ktwr the beaming sun, cf. Skr. arc to beam, shine: cf. F. lectrique. The name came from the production of electricity by the friction of amber.]

  2. Electrical(adj)

    capable of occasioning the phenomena of electricity; as, an electric or electrical machine or substance

    Etymology: [L. electrum amber, a mixed metal, Gr. 'h`lektron; akin to 'hle`ktwr the beaming sun, cf. Skr. arc to beam, shine: cf. F. lectrique. The name came from the production of electricity by the friction of amber.]

  3. Electrical(adj)

    electrifying; thrilling; magnetic

    Etymology: [L. electrum amber, a mixed metal, Gr. 'h`lektron; akin to 'hle`ktwr the beaming sun, cf. Skr. arc to beam, shine: cf. F. lectrique. The name came from the production of electricity by the friction of amber.]

Editors Contribution

  1. electrical

    Using electricity.

    The electrical system is working efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 16, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Electrical' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4134

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Electrical' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3546

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Electrical' in Adjectives Frequency: #543

How to pronounce Electrical?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Electrical in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Electrical in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Electrical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Electrical in a Sentence

  1. Zach Reynolds:

    We always knew T-Rex had a temper but, today he blew his top, there was an unfortunate [and rare] electrical issue with our mighty T-Rex and he is no longer. You might even say… extinct.

  2. Dinesh Gauba:

    After 20 years as an electrical engineer in the Valley, I was looking for something new. I have a passion for keeping cars clean, so when Anton and I met, we clicked right away.

  3. Vanderbilt University neurobiologist Kenneth Catania:

    What I like about these findings is they are inevitable and yet incredible, we know from basic physics that bringing two electrical poles together concentrates the electric field, and we know from basic muscle physiology that running a muscle too fast for too long causes exhaustion. But I would never have imagined an electric eel could produce the same results.

  4. Betty Nyoni:

    We normally have no electricity. We skip experiments in electrical physics and switchboard designs. Our test marks flop, and are inferior to students in city schools that have better power supplies.

  5. Andy Schimpf:

    We have a lot of issues here, we have mechanical, we have electrical issues…foundation-type issues with the stability of the structure itself.

Images & Illustrations of Electrical

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