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  • v  to make a rush at or sudden attack upon, as in battle
  • v  blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against
    he charged the director with indifference
  • v  demand payment
    Will I get charged for this service?
  • v  move quickly and violently
  • v  assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to
    She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance
  • v  file a formal charge against
    The suspect was charged with murdering his wife
  • v  make an accusatory claim
    The defense attorney charged that the jurors were biased
  • v  fill or load to capacity
  • v  enter a certain amount as a charge
    he charged me $15
  • v  cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution
  • v  give over to another for care or safekeeping
  • v  pay with a credit card; pay with plastic money; postpone payment by recording a purchase as a debt
  • v  lie down on command, of hunting dogs
  • v  cause to be agitated, excited, or roused
    The speaker charged up the crowd with his inflammatory remarks
  • v  place a heraldic bearing on
  • v  provide (a device) with something necessary
  • v  direct into a position for use
    He charged his weapon at me
  • v  impose a task upon, assign a responsibility to
    He charged her with cleaning up all the files over the weekend
  • v  instruct (a jury) about the law, its application, and the weighing of evidence
  • v  instruct or command with authority
    The teacher charged the children to memorize the poem
  • v  attribute responsibility to
    The tragedy was charged to her inexperience
  • v  set or ask for a certain price
  • v  cause formation of a net electrical charge in or on
  • v  energize a battery by passing a current through it in the direction opposite to discharge
  • v  saturate
    The room was charged with tension and anxiety
  • a  of a particle or body or system; having a net amount of positive or negative electric charge
    charged particles
    a charged battery
  • s  fraught with great emotion
    an atmosphere charged with excitement
    an emotionally charged speech
  • s  supplied with carbon dioxide
  • s  capable of producing violent emotion or arousing controversy
    the highly charged issue of abortion

  • He was also charged with 51 counts of tax fraud and with running illegal oil deals with Iran during the hostage crisis.
  • The prison lifer who allegedly clubbed serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer and another murderer to death was charged with the crimes today, shortly after he said God instructed him to do .
  • CIA employee Aldrich Hazen Ames and his wife Maria del Rosario Casas Ames were arrested last week and charged with spying for Russia.
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  • Seven charged in scandal threatening Czech PM: CTK agency
    PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech police have charged seven people after a sweep of government and private offices, the news agency CTK quoted a state attorney as saying on Friday. Czech Prime Minister Petr Necas has been under pressure since police detained some of his close allies on Wednesday and Thursday, including the chief of his office. It was not initially clear who had been charged or what the ...
    June 14, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
  • Man charged with providing heroin in fatal crash
    A Mosinee man is charged with providing the heroin that authorities say was a factor in a fatal car crash. Twenty-two-year-old Kyle Kennedy is expected to make an initial appearance in Marathon County Circuit Court Friday. The crash last March in Wausau killed the driver, Michael Dixon of Rothschild, and critically injured his 4-year-old son. Police said Dixon had heroin in his system at the ...
    June 14, 2013 - WISC-TV Madison
  • British man charged with defacing queen's portrait
    LONDON (AP) — A man has been charged with allegedly spraying paint on a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II hanging in Westminster Abbey, police said Friday.
    June 14, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  • Paris Hilton in Torrington Register Citizen
    Hilton wrote on Twitter later: "Hey guys, there's a lot of crazy rumors going around. Just want you all to know the truth. Everything is completely fine. I was not charged or arrested, cause I didn't do anything."
  • Mitch McConnell in The Hill (blog)
    The fact that this administration won't allow the man charged with implementing the president's plan to cut $500 billion out of Medicare to testify about his plans for the care of our nation's seniors is truly outrageous,he said.
  • AJ Smith in
    His record speaks for itself in cricket. There is a certain line that you can kind of go to and then you know where you push it and he just pushes it all the time. That's why he has been charged more than anyone that's ever played in the history of... Matthew Hayden Rediff Feb 26, 2008 16741 23293 charger 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...

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