Meaning of “electrocute” - Learner’s Dictionary

electrocute

verb [ T ] uk us /ɪˈlektrəkjuːt/

to kill someone by causing electricity to flow through their body:

[ often passive ] He was electrocuted while playing on a railway line.
electrocution uk us /ɪˌlektrəˈkjuːʃən/ noun [ U ]

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