Date: 1598 intransitive verb 1. to make a new attack 2. to regain energy or spirit transitive verb 1. to charge again; especially to restore anew the active materials in (a storage battery) 2. to inspire or invigorate afresh ; renewrecharge nounrechargeable adjectiverecharger noun

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  • recharge — UK US /ˌriːˈtʃɑːdʒ/ verb [I or T] ► to put more power into a piece of electrical equipment that uses a battery by connecting it to an electricity supply: »We use solar panels to recharge the battery. »Where can I recharge my mobile? »You can… …   Financial and business terms

  • Recharge — can mean: *Groundwater recharge, a hydrologic process where water moves to groundwater *Surface water recharge, a hydrologic process where water runs off to surface watercourses *Rechargeable battery, an electronic battery that can be recharged… …   Wikipedia

  • rechargé — rechargé, ée (re char jé, jée) part. passé de recharger. 1°   Qui a repris sa charge. Le porte faix rechargé. 2°   Qui a été repris comme charge. Le sac rechargé sur son dos, il partit …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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  • Recharge — Re*charge (r[=e]*ch[aum]rj ), v. t. & i. [Pref. re + charge: cf. F. recharger.] 1. To charge or accuse in return. [1913 Webster] 2. To attack again; to attack anew. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • recharge — index reassess, replenish Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • recharge — (v.) early 15c., to reload (a vessel), from RE (Cf. re ) again, back + CHARGE (Cf. charge) load (q.v.); modeled on M.Fr. rechargier (13c.). Meaning re power a battery is from 1876. Related: Recharged; recharging. The noun is recorded from 1610s …   Etymology dictionary

  • recharge — [v] revitalize bounce back*, breathe new life into*, bring back to life*, come to life, energize, invigorate, reenergize, refresh, regenerate, rejuvenate, renew, restore, resuscitate, revive; concepts 13,221,469,697 …   New thesaurus

  • recharge — ► VERB 1) charge (something, especially a battery) again. 2) return to a normal state of mind or strength after exertion. DERIVATIVES rechargeable adjective recharger noun …   English terms dictionary

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