Translation of "electrocute" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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electrocuteverb [ T often passive ]

uk /iˈlek.trə.kjuːt/ us /iˈlek.trə.kjuːt/

to kill someone by causing electricity to flow through their body

使触电死亡;用电刑处死
He was electrocuted when he touched the bare wires. 他碰到了那根裸线,触电身亡。

(Translation of “electrocute” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)