Definition of 'electrify'
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Example sentences containing 'electrify'
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Western routes should improve from 2017, when swathes of the line will be electrified. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It was the movement that made it an electrifying performance. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It's hard to imagine him producing an electrifying performance today. The Sun (2011)During the scuffle, he is thrown on to the electrified line. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Wales is the only European nation besides Albania without a mile of electrified railway. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The announcement will leave us in 2017 with only 40 per cent of our railways electrified. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The line will be electrified in 2016, which will allow for longer and faster trains. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The Circle and Metropolitan lines were electrified first. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Thankfully, the actor has pulled in the reins, producing an electrifying performance that is truly chilling. The Sun (2006)Wales has the distinction of being the only European nation besides Albania without a single mile of electrified railway. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'electrify'
British English: electrify VERB
If people are electrified by an event or experience, it makes them feel very excited and surprised.
The world was electrified by his courage and resistance.
Definition of electrify from the Collins English Dictionary
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