electrify Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"electrify" in British English

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electrifyverb [T]

uk   us   /ɪˈlek.trɪ.faɪ/

electrify verb [T] (POWER)

to make a ​machine or ​systemoperate using ​electricity when it did not before: The ​eastcoastrailwayline has been electrified.

electrify verb [T] (EXCITE)

to make a ​person or ​groupextremelyexcited by what you say or do: She electrified her ​audience with her ​vividstories.
(Definition of electrify from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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electrifyverb [T]

 us   /ɪˈlek·trəˌfɑɪ/
to ​equip with ​electricity: They ​recently electrified this ​part of the ​railwayline. If you electrify a ​group of ​people, you do something that makes them very ​excited: Her ​performance electrified the ​audience.
(Definition of electrify from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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