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charged

Pronunciation: /tʃɑːrdʒd; tʃɑːdʒd/

Translation of charged in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • cargado positively/negatively charged con carga positiva/negativa a voice charged with emotion una voz cargada de emoción
    Example sentences
    • Even though I've read the book three times so far, never once have the words conveyed the sense of excitement and the charged atmosphere that came across on film.
    • No issue is quite as emotionally charged as the issue of child abuse.
    • A terrific British cast, working with an emotionally charged script, keeps viewers glued to the screen.

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Spain's literary renaissance, known as the Golden Age (Siglo de Oro/i>), roughly covers the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It includes the Italian-influenced poetry of figures such as Garcilaso de la Vega; the religious verse of Fray Luis de León, Santa Teresa de Ávila and San Juan de la Cruz; picaresque novels such as the anonymous Lazarillo de Tormes and Quevedo's Buscón; Miguel de Cervantes' immortal Don Quijote; the theater of Lope de Vega, and the ornate poetry of Luis de Góngora.