current: 意味と定義




  • Belonging to the present time: current events; current leaders.
  • Being in progress now: current negotiations.
  • Passing from one to another; circulating: current bills and coins.
  • Prevalent, especially at the present time: current fashions. See Synonyms at prevailing.
  • Running; flowing.
  • A steady, smooth onward movement: a current of air from a fan; a current of spoken words. See Synonyms at flow.
  • The part of a body of liquid or gas that has a continuous onward movement: rowed out into the river's swift current.
  • A general tendency, movement, or course. See Synonyms at tendency.
  • Electricity A flow of electric charge.
  • Electricity The amount of electric charge flowing past a specified circuit point per unit time.