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electric
American English: /əˈlɛktrɪk/
British English: /ɪˈlɛktrɪk/

Translation of electric in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1
    (current/motor/shaver)
    eléctrico
    (fence)
    electrificado
    (guitar/piano)
    eléctrico
    is the heating gas or electric?
    ¿la calefacción es eléctrica o a gas?
    electric bill (American English)
    cuenta (feminine) or recibo (masculine) de la electricidad or [colloquial] de (la) luz
    electric circuit
    circuito (masculine) eléctrico
    electric kettle
    hervidor (masculine) (de agua) eléctrico
    pava (feminine) eléctrica (especially River Plate area)
    tetera (feminine) eléctrica (Andes)
    caldera (feminine) eléctrica (Uruguay)
    it has electric windows
    tiene elevalunas eléctrico
    Example sentences
    • Becalmed sounds of electric piano, bass, acoustic guitars, and soft trumpet tones appear at a tempo that's so relaxed it's almost asleep.
    • The song's detailed arrangement is fleshed out by electric piano, aquatic guitar lines, and exotic percussion.
    • But it's important to remember that electric guitars and electric pianos were new at the time, and there were new recording techniques.
    Example sentences
    • In fact, each ‘window’ is an array of photovoltaic cells that generate electric current when exposed to the light.
    • The gravitomagnetic field is created by moving masses, much as magnetic fields are created by moving electric charges.
    • We experience movement of charge in the electric current in wires.
  • 2
    (performance/personality)
    electrizante
    the atmosphere was electric
    el ambiente era electrizante or estaba cargado de electricidad
    Example sentences
    • The excitement was electric on that sunny evening as the students of Gallagher House got their spin in the 18 seater bus.
    • The excitement was almost electric as Claude withdrew a beautiful antique pocket watch from his coat.
    • Mark McColl, at 18, thrilled with electric bursts of pace.

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