What does electrify mean?

Definitions for electrify
ɪˈlɛk trəˌfaɪelec·tri·fy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. electrify(verb)

    excite suddenly and intensely

    "The news electrified us"

  2. electrify(verb)

    charge (a conductor) with electricity

  3. electrify, wire(verb)

    equip for use with electricity

    "electrify an appliance"

GCIDE

  1. Electrify(v. t.)

    To equip for employment of electric power; to modify (a device) so that it uses electrical power as the main source of energy; as, to electrify a railroad.

  2. Origin: [Electric + -fy.]

Wiktionary

  1. electrify(Verb)

    To communicate electricity to; to charge with electricity; as, to electrify a jar.

  2. electrify(Verb)

    To cause electricity to pass through; to affect by electricity; to give an electric shock to; as, to electrify a limb, or the body.

  3. electrify(Verb)

    To excite suddenly and violently, especially by something highly delightful or inspiriting; to thrill; as, this patriotic sentiment electrified the audience.

  4. electrify(Verb)

    To become electric.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Electrify(verb)

    to communicate electricity to; to charge with electricity; as, to electrify a jar

  2. Electrify(verb)

    to cause electricity to pass through; to affect by electricity; to give an electric shock to; as, to electrify a limb, or the body

  3. Electrify(verb)

    to excite suddenly and violently, esp. by something highly delightful or inspiriting; to thrill; as, this patriotic sentiment electrified the audience

  4. Electrify(verb)

    to become electric

  5. Origin: [Electric + -fy.]

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How to say electrify in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of electrify in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of electrify in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of electrify in a Sentence

  1. General Motors:

    Removing vehicles like the Chevy Bolt and prohibiting General Motors and other manufacturers from consideration will dramatically reduce California's choices for affordable, American-made electric vehicles and limit Chevy Bolt ability to reach Chevy Bolt goal of minimizing the state government's carbon footprint, a goal that General Motors shares, general Motors is committed to an all-electric future which is why we support California's initiative to electrify their fleet.

  2. Henry Miller:

    To live without killing is a thought which could electrify the world, if men were only capable of staying awake long enough to let the idea soak in.

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Translations for electrify

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  • наелектризирамBulgarian
  • elektrisierenGerman
  • ηλεκτρίζωGreek
  • elektrizarIdo
  • электрифици́ровать, электризова́ть, наэлектризова́тьRussian

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