Share this entry

Share this page

charge

Pronunciation: /tʃɑːdʒ/

Translation of charge in French:

n

  • 2 (accusation) accusation (f) (of de); [Law] inculpation (f) murder charge inculpation d'assassinat to press charges against sb engager des poursuites contre qch
  • 4to be in charge [gen], être responsable (of de) [Mil] commander the person in charge le/la responsable to take charge prendre les choses en main

vt

  • 1 prélever [commission]; percevoir [interest] (on sur) to charge sb for sth faire payer qch à qn how much do you charge? vous prenez combien? I charge £20 an hour je prends 20 livres sterling de l'heure
  • 2to charge sth to mettre qch sur [account]
  • 4 (rush at) charger [enemy]; [bull] foncer sur [person]

vi

  • to charge into/out of se précipiter dans/de [room]

Definition of charge in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day Noel
Pronunciation: nəʊˈɛl
noun
Christmas…