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停電, ていでん

  • teiden


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • power outage
  • electricity outage
  • blackout
  • failure of electricity supply

Examples of 停電,ていでん in a Sentence

There was no electricity for two days in the aftermath of the typhoon.
A power failure contributed to the confusion in the hall.
What will happen if there's power failure now?
The power has been cut off since this morning.
The electricity failed during the storm.
Put out the candle. The blackout is over.
Last night I could not do my homework on account of a long blackout.
The company went after its No. 1 customer gripe: power outages.
Oh, the lights went out.
The whole town was blown out.

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