1. 〔電力の〕a power failure [outage]; 〔明かりの〕a blackout
    • あらしのため停電した
    • The electric current was cut off owing to the storm.
    • 電車が停電で止まった
    • The trains were halted by a power failure.
    • この辺はゆうべ停電した
    • The power went out [off] in this neighborhood last night.