charge (n):a special assignment that is given to a person or groupSamplesa confidential mission to London.
his charge was deliver a message
charge (n):attention and management implying responsibility for safetySampleshe is in the care of a bodyguard charge (n):an impetuous rush toward someone or somethingSamplesthe wrestler's charge carried him past his adversary.
the battle began with a cavalry charge
charge (n):a quantity of explosive to be set off at one timeSamplesthis cartridge has a powder charge of 50 grains charge (n):heraldry consisting of a design or image depicted on a shield charge (n):(criminal law) a pleading describing some wrong or offenseSampleshe was arrested on a charge of larceny charge (n):an assertion that someone is guilty of a fault or offenceSamplesthe newspaper published charges that Jones was guilty of drunken driving charge (n):a formal statement of a command or injunction to do somethingSamplesthe judge's charge to the jury charge (n):request for payment of a debtSamplesthey submitted their charges at the end of each month charge (n):the swift release of a store of affective forceSamplesthey got a great bang out of it.
what a boot!
he got a quick rush from injecting heroin.
he does it for kicks
charge (n):(psychoanalysis) the libidinal energy invested in some idea or person or objectSamplesFreud thought of cathexis as a psychic analog of an electrical charge charge (n):a person committed to your careSamplesthe teacher led her charges across the street charge (n):the quantity of unbalanced electricity in a body (either positive or negative) and construed as an excess or deficiency of electronsSamplesthe battery needed a fresh charge charge (n):the price charged for some article or serviceSamplesthe admission charge charge (n):financial liabilities (such as a tax)Samplesthe charges against the estate charge (v):saturateSamplesThe room was charged with tension and anxiety charge (v):energize a battery by passing a current through it in the direction opposite to dischargeSamplesI need to charge my car battery charge (v):cause formation of a net electrical charge in or onSamplescharge a conductor charge (v):set or ask for a certain priceSamplesHow much do you charge for lunch?
This fellow charges $100 for a massage
charge (v):attribute responsibility toSamplesWe blamed the accident on her.
The tragedy was charged to her inexperience
charge (v):instruct or command with authoritySamplesThe teacher charged the children to memorize the poem charge (v):instruct (a jury) about the law, its application, and the weighing of evidence charge (v):impose a task upon, assign a responsibility toSamplesHe charged her with cleaning up all the files over the weekend charge (v):blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior againstSampleshe charged the director with indifference charge (v):make an accusatory claimSamplesThe defense attorney charged that the jurors were biased charge (v):file a formal charge againstSamplesThe suspect was charged with murdering his wife charge (v):to make a rush at or sudden attack upon, as in battleSampleshe saw Jess charging at him with a pitchfork charge (v):direct into a position for useSamplespoint a gun.
He charged his weapon at me
charge (v):fill or load to capacitySamplescharge the wagon with hay charge (v):provide (a device) with something necessarySamplesHe loaded his gun carefully.
load the camera
charge (v):place a heraldic bearing onSamplescharge all weapons, shields, and banners charge (v):cause to be agitated, excited, or rousedSamplesThe speaker charged up the crowd with his inflammatory remarks charge (v):lie down on command, of hunting dogs charge (v):move quickly and violentlySamplesThe car tore down the street.
He came charging into my office
charge (v):pay with a credit card; pay with plastic money; postpone payment by recording a purchase as a debtSamplesWill you pay cash or charge the purchase? charge (v):demand paymentSamplesWill I get charged for this service?
We were billed for 4 nights in the hotel, although we stayed only 3 nights
charge (v):enter a certain amount as a chargeSampleshe charged me $15 charge (v):give over to another for care or safekeepingSamplesconsign your baggage charge (v):cause to be admitted; of persons to an institutionSamplesAfter the second episode, she had to be committed.
he was committed to prison
charge (v):assign a duty, responsibility or obligation toSamplesHe was appointed deputy manager.
She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance
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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (1048-1131)
Poverty is no sin
Yoksulluk ayıp değildir.
You should not condemn someone for being poor.