Definition of electrize in US English:

electrize

verb

rare
  • with object Electrify.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Benjamin Franklin (1706–1790), natural philosopher, writer, and revolutionary politician in America. From electr- + -ize. Compare French électriser.

Pronunciation

electrize

/ɪˈlɛktrʌɪz/