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power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (force)kracht nw de
 He used the sledgehammer with great power, splitting the log with a single blow.
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (energy)energie, pit nw de
 This battery still has power.
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (electricity)electriciteit, stroom nw de
 The house lost power for three hours last night. We had to use candles and couldn't watch TV.
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (lens)vergroting nw de
 That lens has a power of 10x.
power vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (supply energy)aandrijven overg.ww
 The wind powers the electrical generator.
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Aanvullende vertalingen
EngelsNederlands
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (authority)bevoegdheid, macht nw de
 The owner of the company has the power to fire any workers if he needs to.
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (law: right)recht nw het
 The law says that the landlord has the power to evict you from the house if you don't pay the rent.
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (physical ability) (fysiek)kracht nw de
 He doesn't have the power to lift his arm over his head.
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (faculty)vermogen nw het
 He had the power to hear even the softest sounds.
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (nation)mogendheid nw de
 France was once a great power, and remains highly influential in world affairs.
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (powerful person, group)invloedrijk persoon
 He is the real power in that government, not the prime minister.
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (political control)macht nw de
 After winning the election, the democrats took power.
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (military force)kracht nw de
  geweld nw het
 The army used overwhelming power to defeat the enemy.
power,
powers
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(divinity, deity)hogere machten nw mv
 May the celestial powers grant you long life!
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (physics: energy transfer) (natuurkunde)kracht nw de
 In physics, power is a measure of energy transfer during a time period.
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (mechanical energy)aandrijving nw de
 The internal combustion engine creates power for cars.
power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (math) (wiskunde)macht nw de
 Two to the power of three (2³) is eight.
power vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (make powerful)aanjagen overg.ww
 The midfielder powered the winning football team to victory.
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kracht nw de (fysiek vermogen)force, forcefulness, strength, power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  energy nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (UK)vigour nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (US)vigor nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
sterkte,
mv. sterkten,
sterktes
nw de
(vermogen om kracht te creëren)strength nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  intensity nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
macht nw de, ont. (gezag, invloed)power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  force nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  authority nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
vermogen nw het (kracht)power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  ability nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
gezag nw het, ont. (machtsbevoegdheid)authority nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  command, rule nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
kracht nw de (mentaal)force, forcefulness, strength nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (UK)vigour nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (US)vigor nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
vermogen nw het (capaciteit)power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  capacity nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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Samengestelde woorden:
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aan de macht bw (leider, baas)in power advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
actief vermogen bn+nw het (financieel begrip) (finance)active power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
de macht hebben over overg. uitdr. (controle uitoefenen over)have control over v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  have power over v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
koopkracht nw de (financieel vermogen tot kopen)purchasing power, buying power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
macht hebben over overg. uitdr. (heersen, overheersen)have control over v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  have power over v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  rule vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
onder stroom zetten overg. uitdr. (elektriciteit: inschakelen)power on vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
stopcontact nw het (electrisch verbindingstuk)socket, wall socket nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  power point, electric point nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  outlet nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
tot de tweede macht verheffen overg. uitdr. (wiskunde: kwadrateren) (maths)raise to the power of two, raise to the second power v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
tweede macht bn+nw de (wiskunde: kwadraat) (maths)second power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
voeding nw de, ont. (elektrische spanning)power supply nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
windenergie nw de, ont. (elektriciteit uit windkracht)wind energy nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  wind power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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abuse of power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (illegitimate use of authority for own benefit)machtsmisbruik nw het, ont.
balance of power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (equilibrium of power between nations)machtsevenwicht nw het, ont.
 The balance of power shifted when the king became ill, with parliament becoming more independent.
power saw nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (electrically-powered saw)elektrische zaag bn + nw de
 I can't cut straight with a hand saw, but a power saw makes it easy.
power tool nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (electric tool for woodworking, etc.)stuk elektrisch gereedschap nw het
 That wood is too hard to carve by hand, you'll need a power tool.
waterpower,
water power
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(energy generated by moving water)waterkracht nw de
  hydraulische kracht bn+nw de
will power nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (determination)wilskracht nw de, ont.
 I'd like to give up smoking but unfortunately don't have the will power.
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Collocatie: (that) powers the [city, lights], [electric, wind, solar, battery, mains, nuclear] power, power tools, meer...

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