Phrasal Verb 'power'

We have 3 phrasal verb definition related to 'power'.

Power down

Meaning:

Cut the electricity supply to a computer or electronic device

Example:

I POWERED DOWN my computer and went for lunch.

Power off

Meaning:

Cut the electricity to a computer or device to turn it off

Example:

You mustn't POWER it OFF while it is updating.

Power up

Meaning:

Turn a computer or electronic device on so that it is ready to use

Example:

I POWERED UP my laptop and started work.