Electrify - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈlektrɪfaɪ|  American pronunciation of the word electrify
Brit.  |ɪˈlɛktrɪfʌɪ|  British pronunciation of the word electrify


- excite suddenly and intensely
- charge (a conductor) with electricity
- equip for use with electricity(syn: wire)

electrify an appliance


Many of the rural areas still aren't electrified.

The news electrified the nation.

She would sit at the piano and sing, electrifying us all.

The west coast main line has been electrified.

Word forms

I/you/we/they: electrify
he/she/it: electrifies
present participle: electrifying
past tense: electrified
past participle: electrified
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