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Synonyms for charge

Synonyms for charge

to be morally bound to do

to place a trust upon

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to make or become full; put as much into as can be held

to place a burden or heavy load on

to cause to be filled, as with a particular mood or tone

to put (explosive material) into a weapon

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to make an accusation against

to regard as belonging to or resulting from another

an amount paid or to be paid for a purchase

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a fixed amount of money charged for a privilege or service

a quantity of explosive put into a weapon

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an act or course of action that is demanded of one, as by position, custom, law, or religion

a person who relies on another for support

the function of watching, guarding, or overseeing

the state of being detained by legal authority

a swift advance or attack

Synonyms for charge

an impetuous rush toward someone or something

(criminal law) a pleading describing some wrong or offense

the quantity of unbalanced electricity in a body (either positive or negative) and construed as an excess or deficiency of electrons

attention and management implying responsibility for safety

a person committed to your care

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(psychoanalysis) the libidinal energy invested in some idea or person or object

the swift release of a store of affective force

request for payment of a debt

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a formal statement of a command or injunction to do something

an assertion that someone is guilty of a fault or offence

heraldry consisting of a design or image depicted on a shield

to make a rush at or sudden attack upon, as in battle

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blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against

file a formal charge against

make an accusatory claim

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enter a certain amount as a charge

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give over to another for care or safekeeping

pay with a credit card

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lie down on command, of hunting dogs

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place a heraldic bearing on

provide (a device) with something necessary

direct into a position for use

impose a task upon, assign a responsibility to

instruct (a jury) about the law, its application, and the weighing of evidence

instruct or command with authority

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attribute responsibility to

set or ask for a certain price

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cause formation of a net electrical charge in or on

energize a battery by passing a current through it in the direction opposite to discharge

saturate

References in periodicals archive ?
5 April 2012 -- US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) said on Wednesday it had pressed charges against Californian car loans modification services providers for making false promises to reduce customers' monthly payments and prevent repossession of their cars.
The group pressed charges on suspicion that the chef violated laws that ban neo-Nazi activities and the display of Nazi symbols.
Prosecutors have pressed charges against 18 Bulgarians as a result of an international police operation against child pornography on the internet, the Interior Ministry said on April 28.
Last time I talked to her she was still thinking about pressing charges, but she immediately cited the woman who pressed charges against Kobe Bryant.
But police are understood not to have pressed charges because the teenager did not complain of any crime.