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recharge

play
verb re·charge \(ˌ)rē-ˈchärj\

Simple Definition of recharge

  • : to refill (a battery) with electricity

  • : to regain your energy and strength

Full Definition of recharge

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to make a new attack

  3. 2 :  to regain energy or spirit

  4. transitive verb
  5. 1 :  to charge again; especially :  to restore anew the active materials in (a storage battery)

  6. 2 :  to inspire or invigorate afresh :  renew

re·charge play \(ˌ)rē-ˈchärj, ˈrē-ˌ\ noun
re·charge·able play \(ˌ)rē-ˈchär-jə-bəl\ adjective
re·charg·er play \-jər\ noun

Examples of recharge

  1. When the computer beeps, you need to recharge the battery.

  2. It takes about an hour for the battery to recharge.

  3. Take a break to give yourself time to recharge.



1598

First Known Use of recharge

1598




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