Translation of "electrocute" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

electrocute

verb [ T often passive ] uk us /ɪˈlek.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。
electrocution uk us /ɪˌlek.trəˈkjuː.ʃən/ noun [ C or U ]

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