charger charger  /ˈtʃɑr dʒər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) formerly a strong swift horse ridden into battle
  2. (n) a device for charging or recharging batteries

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Having to buy a separate Plantronics charger cable for my car might have spoiled the deal.
  2. Roomba can now dock itself in the battery charger when batteries are low.
  3. Unused appliances, like cell-phone chargers and coffeemakers, that quietly suck up electricity when left plugged into sockets.

News

  1. Give Dad a USB charger with a backup battery

    It’s too late to have this in hand to give Dad for Father’s Day, but it’s not too late to gift him with a USB charger that has a backup battery with its own solar charger inside. Just print out a picture of the PowerTrip and include it in the Father’s Day card and have [...]
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Gadgeteer

  2. Chrysler Introduces AWD Police Charger for 2014

    Chrysler will introduce an all-wheel drive version of its Dodge Charger Pursuit patrol car for model-year 2014 that will compete with Ford's all-wheel Police Interceptor vehicles.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Government Fleet

  3. Former Charger Shawne Merriman hospitalized

    Former San Diego Charger and three-time NFL Pro Bowl linebacker Shawne Merriman said Monday he was rushed from a Hollywood club to a Los Angeles hospital because he was dehydrated.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Channel 8 San Diego

Quotes

  1. "Since his arrival, Luis has been played a huge role in the success we've had as a defence," Chargers general manager AJ Smith said. "He's an ascending player who is committed to getting better. We're thrilled that he'll be a Charger for...
    on Jul 22, 2008 By: AJ Smith Source: Sportinglife.com

  2. "I still maintained the belief that I would be a Charger," Tomlinson said at a news conference on Wednesday. "They drafted me here and I've been here for eight years and loved every minute of it, and I just couldn't see myself putting on...
    on Mar 11, 2009 By: LaDainian Tomlinson Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "I am very pleased that industry has found an agreement, which will make life much simpler for consumers," said Guenter Verheugen, the EU industry commissioner. "They will be able to charge mobile phones anywhere from the new common charger....
    on Jun 29, 2009 By: Günter Verheugen Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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