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

The meaning of "Main" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa mains supply?
A: Mains supply probably refers to the source of electrical power. You connect one side of a circuit breaker to the mains supply and the other side to the load.
Q: O que significa mains supply
(if you can show me a picture of it I'd appreciate it).?
A: Mains electricity (as it is known in the UK; US terms include power grid, wall power, and domestic power) is the general-purpose alternating-current (AC) electric power supply.


mains supply- includes gas, electric, etc.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mains_electricity
https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/mains-supply
https://www.collinsdictionary.com/us/dictionary/english/mains-supply
Q: O que significa main?
A: Do you have a sentence with it ?
Q: O que significa main?
A: Principal.
Q: O que significa mains electricity supply?
A: it's a company name

Synonyms of "Main" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre main e body ?
A: The "main" part of something is the prime or most important part, whereas the "body" is the entire thing with all the parts put together
Q: Qual é a diferença entre main e major e prime e chief e primary ?
A: OK. Main means the one that is used the most in a group or the most useful. Perhaps the main road is an example, or we might even call someone the main man. It often means the largest. Major means the most senior or important as in Major and minor keys on music.
Primary means the first item in a sequence, (eg Primary school is the first school you go to). Prime means the most important in a sequence, as in Prime numbers. Chief means the head of as in Fire Chief or Chief of Police.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre main e think ?
A: Think es pensar. Mind es mente. Mind tambien se usa como verbo, y significa tomarle importancia a algo. Por ejemplo:

I don’t mind doing the chores. = A mi no me importaría hacer los caseres.

Mind your own business!= Preocupate de lo tuyo (no de lo mio)!
Q: Qual é a diferença entre main e mane ?
A: Main, ex.: He is the main character.
Mane, ex.: Lions have really fluffy manes.

The pronunciation might differ just a tiny bit, but you don't need to concern yourself with it.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre "main" e "major" ?
A: Main is the central focus or object.
Ex: Although there are backup singers at the concert, the girl at the front is the main singer.

Major describes something that serious or important.

Ex: Using drugs is a major problem because it hurts the user.

Translations of "Main"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? main....
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? Main thoda sa janta hu, lakin main thak jata hu
A: I knew less but i am tired
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? main
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? main
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? main
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Other questions about "Main"

Q: "We definitely for mains will have..."

Is this usage ok of "mains" when ordering food in a restaurant?
A: It’s a little awkward. I would say, “For our main course, we will definitely have ...”
Q: What does ''Main booster engaged'' means ?

I looked up ''engage'' in a dictionary, and found following meanings:

1 : promised to be married

2 : busy with some activity

In this case, meaning of 2 is used?
I thought ''Main booster engaged'' means main booster gets to ready, is it right?
A: Oh, I understand. Thank you!!
Q: the local mains supply went down soa natural?
A: @tazza-di-miele common, English is more beautiful than Portuguese. 😂
English sounds like music for my ears
I wish I we're north American
Q: (main) soa natural?
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Q: " The mains concerned " soa natural?
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