Electrical - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈlektrɪkl|  American pronunciation of the word electrical
Brit.  |ɪˈlɛktrɪk(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word electrical


- relating to or concerned with electricity

an electrical engineer
electrical and mechanical engineering industries

- using or providing or producing or transmitting or operated by electricity(syn: electric)

electrical appliances
an electrical storm


The device administers a mild electric shock.

It plugs into any electric socket.

The electrical cord is damaged.

There's a problem with the building's electrical wiring.

The pianist gave an electric performance.

The atmosphere in the room was electric.

The fire was caused by an electrical fault.

an electrical engineer (=a person who designs and makes electrical equipment)

Use caution when you are working near live electrical wires.

...the device was equipped with a small electrical motor to make the gears spin...

The motor is fed by an electrical current.

We will need to trace the electrical wires through the walls.

Only a cursory inspection of the building's electrical wiring was done.

Two positive electrical charges repel each other.

A barbarous country, where electrical instruments were unprocurable.

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