Definition of electrically in US English:

electrically

adverb

  • By means of electricity.

    ‘electrically charged particles’
    ‘electrically operated doors’
    • ‘In a first step, we searched through various substances able to electrically insulate the electrodes.’
    • ‘Most New York buildings have their water pumped electrically from roof tanks.’
    • ‘The electrically conductive end cap is electrically and mechanically connected to a conductive, circular spring.’
    • ‘The pages are covered by electronic ink the tiny particles of which may move when charged electrically.’
    • ‘Electrically adjustable windshields tilt to direct the wind or to channel the rain.’
    • ‘Equipment is suspended from an electrically powered overhead rail.’
    • ‘The aim is to design a package the size of a mobile phone that will run on batteries, and to electrically stimulate the patient's own muscles.’
    • ‘The company's electrically conductive adhesive can bond electrical components that could be damaged by a hot solder.’
    • ‘This position is also electrically controlled, so the engines kept running.’
    • ‘The cave is lighted electrically, powered by a diesel generator at the entrance.’

Pronunciation

electrically

/əˈlektrəklē//əˈlɛktrəkli/