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Meaning of ELECTROCUTE

Pronunciation:  i'lektru`kyoot

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  kill by electrocution, as in the electric chair; "The serial killer was electrocuted"
  2. [v]  kill by electric shock; "She dropped the hair dryer into the bathtub and was instantly electrocuted"
 

ELECTROCUTE is a 11 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: fry
 
 See Also: kill

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\E*lec"tro*cute`\, v. t. [Electro- + cute in
execute.]
To execute or put to death by electricity. --
{E*lec`tro*cu"tion}, n.

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