HyperDic: electrocute

English > 2 senses of the word electrocute:
VERBsocialelectrocutekill by electric shock
socialelectrocute, frykill by electrocution, as in the electric chair
electrocute > pronunciation
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English > electrocute: 2 senses > verb 1, social
Meaningkill by electric shock.
PatternSomething ----s somebody
Example"She dropped the hair dryer into the bathtub and was instantly electrocuted"
BroaderkillCause the death of, without intention
Spanishelectrocutarse, electrocutar
Nounselectrocutionkilling by electric shock
English > electrocute: 2 senses > verb 2, social
Meaningkill by electrocution, as in the electric chair.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
ModelThey want to electrocute the prisoners
Example"The serial killer was electrocuted"
BroaderkillCause to die
Spanishelectrocusión, electrocutar, freír
Nounselectrocutionexecution by electricity

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