control over others; influence
right to act, given by law, rule, or official position
what one can do; ability to have physical effect; strength
force that can be used for doing work, driving amachine, or producing electricity
a person, group, nation, spirit, etc., that has influence or control
the number of times that an amount is to be multiplied by itself
supply power to especially a vehicle
move powerfully and fast
"the deterrent power of nuclear weapons"
"the power of his love saved her"
"his powerfulness was concealed by a gentle facade"
"danger heightened his powers of discrimination"
"being in office already gives a candidate a great advantage"
"during his first year in office"
"during his first year in power"
"the power of the president"
"the mysterious presence of an evil power"
"may the force be with you"
"the forces of evil"
"an oil baron"
"The gasoline powers the engines"
Is it not in your power to open your eyes?
出自： G. Berkeley
The red rays of the spectrum possess a very high heating power.
出自： J. Tyndall
Mistrust of science has been strengthened by the latest revelations of its power to harm.
出自： R. Hoggart
Material success had extinguished..the power of speculative thought.
出自： J. Barzun
The police launch..was powered by two big Perkins engines.
出自： A. York
Cold air..sweeps..across the country, powered by the prevailing westerly winds.
A long cool drink would do us all a power of good!
she used to have a powder of being late.
She used to have powder to be late.
误 They are great power in the country.
正 They are great powers in the country.
误 The new government will come into the power next month.
正 The new government will come into power next month.
析 表示“开始执政”应该说come into power, power前没有定冠词。