Definition of zombify in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈzämbəˌfī/

verb (zombifies, zombifying, zombified)

[with object] (usually as adjective zombified) informal
1(Especially in popular fiction) transform into a zombie: she was attacked by the zombified old man people believed to have the power to zombify a person were widely feared and respected
More example sentences
  • Two years later, the gang reunited at the Spooky Island amusement park, where vacationing college kids were getting mysteriously zombified.
  • I'll give the cast the benefit of the doubt since most of them are zombified at some point in the film.
  • The team fights against zombified humans.
1.1Deprive of energy or vitality: exhausted, screaming kids and their zombified parents
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  • I'm insanely proud even though I've had absolutely nothing to do with it - by all rights he should be zombified and silent the amount of TV he's watched throughout my pregnancy.
  • He turned around to see Pat standing in front of him with the same zombified expression she always has.
  • If your loved one is zombified, you can't take them home like that, but also recognize that there are some people who cannot be let up from medications.

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Syllabification: zom·bi·fy

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