[ih-lek-truh-fahy] /ɪˈlɛk trəˌfaɪ/
verb (used with object), electrified, electrifying.
to charge with or subject to ; apply to.
to supply (a region, community, etc.) with power:
The valley wasn’t electrified until 1936.
to equip for the use of power, as a railroad.
to excite greatly; thrill:
to electrify an audience.
verb (transitive) -fies, -fying, -fied
to adapt or equip (a system, device, etc) for operation by electrical power
to charge with or subject to electricity
to startle or excite intensely; shock or thrill
1745, “to charge with electricity;” see electric + -fy. Figurative sense recorded by 1752. Related: Electrified; electrifying.
[ih-lek-troh] /ɪˈlɛk troʊ/ noun, plural electros. 1. . 1. a combining form representing electric, or electricity, in compound words: electromagnetic. /ɪˈlɛktrəʊ/ noun (pl) -tros 1. short for electroplate, electrotype combining form 1. electric or electrically: electrocardiograph, electrocute 2. electrolytic: electroanalysis before vowels electr-, word-forming element meaning “electrical, electricity,” Latinized form of Greek elektro-, comb. form […]
[ih-lek-troh-uh-koo-stik] /ɪˌlɛk troʊ əˈku stɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to electroacoustics. /ɪˌlɛktrəʊəˈkuːstɪk/ adjective 1. another word for acoustoelectronic
[ih-lek-troh-uh-koo-stiks] /ɪˌlɛk troʊ əˈku stɪks/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the branch of electronics that deals with the conversion of electricity into acoustical energy and vice versa.
/ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈæktɪv/ adjective 1. (of living tissue) exhibiting electrical activity or responsive to electrical stimuli