What does electronic mean?

Definitions for electronic
ɪ lɛkˈtrɒn ɪk, ˌi lɛk-elec·tron·ic

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. electronic(adj)

    of or relating to electronics; concerned with or using devices that operate on principles governing the behavior of electrons

    "electronic devices"

  2. electronic(adj)

    of or concerned with electrons

    "electronic energy"

GCIDE

  1. Electronic(a.)

    Using the methods or principles of electronics as part of the working mechanism; -- of devices; as, electronic circuit; electronic devices; electronic entertainment devices.

  2. Electronic(a.)

    Using computerized storage or transmission of information; as, electronic banking; electronic mail; electronic fund transfer.

Wiktionary

  1. electronic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to an electron or electrons.

    Etymology: From electrinus, from ἤλεκτρον.

  2. electronic(Adjective)

    Operating on the physical behavior of electrons, especially in semiconductors.

    Etymology: From electrinus, from ἤλεκτρον.

  3. electronic(Adjective)

    Generated by an electronic device.

    electronic music

    Etymology: From electrinus, from ἤλεκτρον.

  4. electronic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Internet.

    Etymology: From electrinus, from ἤλεκτρον.

Freebase

  1. Electronic

    Electronic were an alternative dance supergroup formed by New Order singer and guitarist Bernard Sumner and ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr. They co-wrote the majority of their output between 1989 and 1998, collaborating with Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe, of the Pet Shop Boys, on three tracks in their early years, and former Kraftwerk member Karl Bartos on nine songs in 1995.

Editors Contribution

  1. electronic

    Of or relating to electronics.

    Electronics is an important part of technology.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 25, 2020  

Suggested Resources

  1. electronic

    Song lyrics by electronic -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by electronic on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'electronic' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2885

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'electronic' in Adjectives Frequency: #397

How to pronounce electronic?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say electronic in sign language?

  1. electronic

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of electronic in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of electronic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of electronic in a Sentence

  1. Steven Mnuchin:

    Over 90 percent of Americans are going to fill out taxes on that postcard or a virtual electronic postcard, this is about simplifying taxes and simplifying the business system.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    When you first speak with the customer service agent about the glass being half-empty or half-full, she/he will agree with you that the glass is half full/empty, and she/he will do anything in her/his power to fill the glass up at no extra cost to you. However, after a full investigation you will be informed, eight to ten weeks later, that you had mistakenly received a half full/empty glass since you only paid for a quarter. You therefore received a half full/empty glass at the price of a quarter-full/three-quarters empty glass. You should consider yourself very lucky, and that any further complaints might result in your having to return the half full/empty glass at your own cost of shipping and handling, with no guarantee of any refund. You are also asked to fill out an electronic review to provide your thoughts on how your customer service experience was, and how it can be improved further.

  3. Democrat Adam Schiff:

    If those conversations with Putin or with other world leaders are sequestered in that same electronic file that is meant for covert action, not meant for this, if there's an effort to hide those and cover those up, yes we're determined to find out.

  4. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Within the majority, Pakistani electronic media-figures suffer from the kinds of schizophrenia and complexes. Such ones penetrate just the selected motives than the neutrality; in fact, they fail and decrease to qualify to be the journalist; indeed, they endorse it themselves.

  5. Marc Hayek:

    The Apple Watch is not a real watch but a consumer electronic.

Images & Illustrations of electronic

  1. electronicelectronicelectronicelectronicelectronic

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