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adjective \ˈchärjd\

Simple Definition of charged

  • : having an amount of electricity

  • : showing or causing strong feelings

Full Definition of charged

  1. 1 :  possessing or showing strong emotion <attacked the author in a highly charged review>

  2. 2 :  capable of arousing strong emotion <a politically charged subject>; also :  exciting <a highly charged palette of bold colors>

Examples of charged

  1. The singer gave an emotionally charged interview.

  2. <an abstract expressionist who uses a palette of charged colors to great effect>



1934

First Known Use of charged

1934




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