What does electronic mean?

Definitions for electronicɪ lɛkˈtrɒn ɪk, ˌi lɛk-

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"


  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.


  1. electronic(Adjective)

    : Of or pertaining to an electron or electrons.

  2. electronic(Adjective)

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

  3. electronic(Adjective)

    Generated by an electronic device.

    electronic music

  4. electronic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Internet.

  5. Origin: From electrinus, from ἤλεκτρον.


  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

    Electronic (adj) it shows electrical parts that take control a system that includes the cellphone, computer, television or radio.

    Electronic a science that deals with the uses and results of a small particle of content that has a negative charge of electrical energy and that passes through around the nucleus of an atom.

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  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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Marc Hayek:

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

  2. Ray Mabus:

    How many do you need to do all the electronic attack that you need?

  3. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi:

    Why can't we make quality electronic goods that are globally competitive?

  4. Jang Se-yul:

    They have trained themselves by launching attacks related to electronic networks.

  5. Eric Dupuy:

    If they insist on using (the electronic system), this could lead to a popular uprising.

Images & Illustrations of electronic

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