Associations to the word «Electricity»


ELECTRICITY, noun. The study of electrical energy; the branch of science dealing with such phenomena. [from 18th c.]
ELECTRICITY, noun. Electric power/energy as used in homes etc., supplied by power stations or generators. [from 19th c.]
ELECTRICITY, noun. Electric charge, or particles carrying such charge
ELECTRICITY, noun. A feeling of excitement; a thrill. [from 18th c.]
ELECTRICITY, noun. (archaic) A property of amber and certain other nonconducting substances ("electricks") to attract lightweight material when rubbed, or the cause of this property; now understood to be an imbalance of electric charge. [from 17th c.]
ELECTRICITY METER, noun. A device that measures the consumption of electricity, normally in terms of watt-hours
ELECTRICITY METERS, noun. Plural of electricity meter
ELECTRICITY PYLON, noun. A tall structure built to support an overhead power line.
ELECTRICITY PYLONS, noun. Plural of electricity pylon

Dictionary definition

ELECTRICITY, noun. A physical phenomenon associated with stationary or moving electrons and protons.
ELECTRICITY, noun. Energy made available by the flow of electric charge through a conductor; "they built a car that runs on electricity".
ELECTRICITY, noun. Keen and shared excitement; "the stage crackled with electricity whenever she was on it".

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King