Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
generator /'dʤenəreitə/
  • danh từ
    • người sinh ra, người tạo ra, cái sinh thành
    • máy sinh, máy phát; máy phát điện
      • an ultrasonic generator: máy phát siêu âm
Concise Dictionary
+an apparatus that produces a vapor or gas
+engine that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy by electromagnetic induction
+someone who originates or causes or initiates something
+an electronic device for producing a signal voltage

Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 a machine for producing electricity: The factory's emergency generators were used during the power cut. + a wind generator (= a machine that uses the power of the wind to produce electricity)
2 a machine for producing a particular substance: The museum uses smells and smoke generators to create atmosphere. + (figurative) The company is a major generator of jobs.
3 (BrE) a company that produces electricity to sell to the public: the UK's major electricity generator
Collocation Dictionary


diesel, gas, petrol, steam, wind | electrical, electricity, power


drive, power
A water turbine drives the generator.


deliver sth
The wind generator delivers 120 watts in a strong breeze.

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