in charge
phrasal having control or custody of something <
he is in charge of the training program
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • in charge — ► in control of or responsible for someone or something: »Who will be in charge of the department when Sophie leaves? »From now on, Steve is in charge. leave sb in charge (of sth) »He was on vacation and had left his deputy in charge. put sb in… …   Financial and business terms

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  • in charge — {adv.} or {adj. phr.}, 1. In authority or control; in a position to care for or supervise; responsible. * /If you have any questions, ask the boss. He s in charge./ 2. Under care or supervision. * /The sick man was taken in charge by the doctor./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in charge — {adv.} or {adj. phr.}, 1. In authority or control; in a position to care for or supervise; responsible. * /If you have any questions, ask the boss. He s in charge./ 2. Under care or supervision. * /The sick man was taken in charge by the doctor./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in charge — adjective a) Having the responsibility of leading or overseeing. He left his daughter in charge of watching her younger sisters. b) Having the power of command or control. This internet browser puts you in charge of your personal settings …   Wiktionary

  • in charge — Synonyms and related words: ascendant, at the head, at the helm, at the reins, boss, chief, commanding, controlling, dominant, general, governing, head, hegemonic, hegemonistic, in ascendancy, in authority, in chief, in command, in control, in… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • in charge of — {prep.} 1. Responsible for; having supervision or care of. * /Marian is in charge of selling tickets./ * /The girl in charge of refreshments forgot to order the ice cream for the party./ * /When our class had a play, the teacher put Harold in… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in charge of — {prep.} 1. Responsible for; having supervision or care of. * /Marian is in charge of selling tickets./ * /The girl in charge of refreshments forgot to order the ice cream for the party./ * /When our class had a play, the teacher put Harold in… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Charles in Charge — Title screen for Charles in Charge Format Sitcom Created by Michael Jacobs Barbara Weisberg …   Wikipedia

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