I've gone through horrors, and the secrets I know could put dozens of people in prison, if not electrocute them.
The man in the control room had frustrated the attempt to electrocute us.
If the victim dies, please find out for me whether they behead, hang, or electrocute in Japan for capital punishment.
And if you make any sudden moves you are liable to break a phone, electrocute yourself, or choke to death.
And if you make any sudden moves you are liable to break a phone, electrocute yourself or choke to death.
We electrocute the Italian and print pictures of the wheat speculator in our magazines as an example of Success.
"execute by electricity," 1889, American English, from electro- + back half of execute. The method first was used Aug. 6, 1890, in New York state, on William Kemmler, convicted of the murder of his common-law wife. Sense involving accidental death is first recorded 1909. Electric chair is also first recorded 1889, which is when the first one was introduced in New York state as a humane alternative to hanging. Related: Electrocuted; electrocuting.