Meaning of “electrocute” in the English Dictionary

"electrocute" in British English

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electrocuteverb [ T often passive ]

uk /iˈlek.trə.kjuːt/ us /iˈlek.trə.kjuːt/
electrocution
noun [ C or U ] uk /iˌlek.trəˈkjuː.ʃən/ us /iˌlek.trəˈkjuː.ʃən/

(Definition of “electrocute” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"electrocute" in American English

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electrocuteverb [ T ]

us /ɪˈlek·trəˌkjut/

to send electricity through someone’s body, causing death

electrocution
noun [ C/U ] us /ɪˌlek·trəˈkju·ʃən/

(Definition of “electrocute” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)