There are 2 translations of charge in English:

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charge

Pronunciation: /ʃaʀʒ/

f

  • 2avoir la charge de qn/qch to be responsible for sb/sth avoir trois enfants à charge to have three children to support prendre en charge [guardian] to take charge of [child] [social security system] to accept financial responsibility for [sick person] to take care of [fees]
  • 3charge de notairesolicitor's office

fpl (charges)

  • 2 (payable by tenant) charges (locatives) service charges

Compounds

charges patronales

  • employer's social security contributions

Idioms

revenir à la charge

to try again

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There are 2 translations of charge in English:

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chargé

(chargée)
Pronunciation: /ʃaʀʒe/

pp

pp adj

  • être chargé de to be heavy or laden (down) with un regard chargé de menaces a threatening look être chargé de famille to have dependents

adj

Compounds

chargé d'affaires

chargé de cours

  • part-time lecturer

chargé de mission

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