power (noun) LISTEN
If something has power, it means that it is strong.
- The engine in this Ferrari has a lot of power!
If someone has power, it means that they have control over other people.
- His job gives him a lot of power.
Power can also mean ‘energy’ (for example ‘wind power’), or ‘electricity.’
- Two days after the storm, there are still 100 homes without power.
If you have a power, it means that you can do something special.
- One of Superman's powers is that he can fly.
In pop culture
Would you like to have a super power like Superman? In this video from Superman Returns, a plane is falling out of the sky. Superman has to use his powers to save all the people. How does he do it?
There are other meanings of power.