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

The meaning of "Outage" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa outage?
A: Outage means a sudden failure in a supply of electricity
Q: O que significa unexpected "outages"?
A: This means a "power outage." That is when the electrical power to a building (or an area) is temporarily not working.

ex. "After the big storm, there were outages all over town."
"I had to reset my clocks after that power outage."
Q: O que significa planned outage ?
A: It means that equipment or services are scheduled (planned) to go off line while repairs are done.

Example sentences using "Outage"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com outage.
A: there was a huge electrical outage on the street where I live and no one had electricity for 6 hours
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com an outage.
A: During last night’s storm, a tree fell and caused a power outage on our street.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com an outage.
A: The storm ended up causing a power outage which lasted for several days.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com outage.
A: thank you! 감사합니다~
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com outage, shortage.
A: There was a power outage in my neighborhood.

Synonyms of "Outage" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre outage e shutdown ?
A: An outage is when something is down or out of service due to a storm or electricity being down... a shutdown is performed by a company or person. Outages are more unexpected while shutdowns are decisions made beforehand to disable service.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre The outage will persist at least for 2hrs. e The outage will persist for at least 2hrs. (Which sounds more natural?) ?
A: "The outage will persist for at least 2hrs."

Q: Qual é a diferença entre outage e shortage ?
A: People use "outage" mostly to say "there's been a power outage"
People use "shortage" more commonly
"There's been a food shortage."
"We've had a water shortage."

Other questions about "Outage"

Q: intermittent outages throughout the morning soa natural?
A: Puedes decir blackouts en vez de outages para que suene un poco más casual e informal. Pero la oración esta perfecta!
Q: The outage is ongoing of this area. soa natural?
A: I would say "The outage is ongoing IN this area."
Q: There will be some outage in this storm.

I wanna add the word, probably, but don’t know where I should.
Help me please.

A: Probably, there will be some outage in this storm.
or
There will probably be some outage in this storm.
or
There probably will be some outage in this storm.
Q: There will be outage more often in this area. soa natural?

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