Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Blackout"

The meaning of "Blackout" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does blackout mean?
A: When the power fails over a large area. The lights go out making it very dark or black. That is called a black out. Secondly it is one of many slang terms that means to lose consciousness.
Q: What does " I was blackout " mean?
A: You were unconscious
Q: What does Another major blackout occurred in February when a heat wave caused demand to spike. mean?
A: When there is a heat wave, most people use and crank up (turn all the way up) their air conditioners (ACs). There is not enough electricity for this, leading to overloaded circuits and a total loss of power.
Q: What does blackout mean?
A: suddenly no electricity = blackout a temporary loss of consciousness = blackout

Example sentences using "Blackout"

Q: Please show me example sentences with blackout.
A: "There was a blackout in my neighborhood!" It means the same as power outage.
Q: Please show me example sentences with blackout.
A: 1. People tend to black out after drinking too much alcohol. 2. People find it difficult to travel in the blackout. 3. Due to the total blackout, their hotel was in total darkness.
Q: Please show me example sentences with blackout.
A: The power isn't working! Our neighborhood must be experiencing a blackout. The city was experiencing a blackout.

Synonyms of "Blackout" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between blackout and power cut ?
A: a black out is a 100% power cut.
Q: What is the difference between blackout and power failure ?
A: Blackout is where a whole group/area has no power whereas power failure is just your house/home
Q: What is the difference between A blackout A power failure A power storage A power outage An electricity outage Lost power Blacked out and . ?
A: They all have a similar meaning. A black out is when power is completely gone. This is usually for a long period of time. A power outage or shortage usually means you only lost a little bit of power in one small area. It is not for a long period of time
Q: What is the difference between blackout and power failure ?
A: Usually blackout and power outage mean the same thing. Power outage is more formal while blackout is a more colloquial term, also blackout can have different meanings depending on the context. Blackout aside from power outage can also mean a temporary loss of consciousness or vision (induced by a hit or by heavy alcohol or drug consumption), and can also be used to describe a suppression of information, especially one imposed on the media by government. Examples She suffered a blackout from a hit to the head. Susan drank so much last night she cannot remember the bizarre things she did during her blackout. The Trump administration has instituted a media blackout at the Environmental Protection Agency and barred staff from awarding any new contracts or grants. I hope this helps!

Other questions about "Blackout"

Q: I experienced a blackout when the big earthquake happened in Japan in 2011. does this sound natural?
A: My bad, I hit the wrong button it sounds natural!Here are some alternatives though if you like: In 2011, I experienced a blackout when the big earthquake hit (in) Japan. In 2011, when the big earthquake hit in Japan, I experienced a blackout. These are just optional, yours was good!
Q: I’m looking for blackout curtains silver-coated thermal insulted nois-reducing since I rent the new apartment. does this sound natural?
A: I've been looking for silver-coated, thermal insulted, noise-reducing blackout curtains since I rented the new apartment.
Q: We had a blackout here in outer Tokyo. After experiencing power outage, I got back to the normal situation two hours later. does this sound natural?
A: We had a blackout here in outer Tokyo. After experiencing the power outage, I got back to my normal situation two hours later.
Q: The blackout around Yokohama Station aff cts The Tokaido Line and The Yokosuka Line. does this sound natural?
A: The blackout at Yokohama station affected the Tokaido Line and the Yokosuka Line.
Q: There was a blackout around Yokohama. Because of this, many trains are suspended or delayed. does this sound natural?
A: There was a blackout around Yokohama, many trains are suspended or delayed because of this.

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