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charge
tʃɑːrdʒ
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Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (名) noun
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(名) As a noun
  1. A special assignment that is given to a person or group.
  2. Attention and management implying responsibility for safety.
  3. An impetuous rush toward someone or something.
    • A quantity of explosive to be set off at one time.
    • Heraldry consisting of a design or image depicted on a shield.
    • A pleading describing some wrong or offense.
    • An assertion that someone is guilty of a fault or offence.
    • A formal statement of a command or injunction to do something.
    • Request for payment of a debt.
    • The swift release of a store of affective force.
    • The libidinal energy invested in some idea or person or object.
    • A person committed to your care.
      • The quantity of unbalanced electricity in a body (either positive or negative) and construed as an excess or deficiency of electrons.
      • The price charged for some article or service.
      • Financial liabilities (such as a tax).
        (动) As a verb
        1. Saturate.
          • Energize a battery by passing a current through it in the direction opposite to discharge.
          • Cause formation of a net electrical charge in or on.
            • Set or ask for a certain price.
              • Attribute responsibility to.
              • Instruct or command with authority.
                • Instruct (a jury) about the law, its application, and the weighing of evidence.
                  • Impose a task upon, assign a responsibility to.
                  • Blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against.
                  • Make an accusatory claim.
                  • File a formal charge against.
                  • To make a rush at or sudden attack upon, as in battle.
                  • Direct into a position for use.
                  • Fill or load to capacity.
                  • Provide (a device) with something necessary.
                  • Place a heraldic bearing on.
                    • Cause to be agitated, excited, or roused.
                    • Lie down on command, of hunting dogs.
                      • Move quickly and violently.
                      • Pay with a credit card; pay with plastic money; postpone payment by recording a purchase as a debt.
                      • Demand payment.
                      • Enter a certain amount as a charge.
                      • Give over to another for care or safekeeping.
                      • Cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution.
                      • Assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to.
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