recharge


re·charge

verb \(ˌ)rē-ˈchärj\

: to refill (a battery) with electricity

: to regain your energy and strength

Full Definition of RECHARGE

intransitive verb
1
:  to make a new attack
2
:  to regain energy or spirit
transitive verb
1
:  to charge again; especially :  to restore anew the active materials in (a storage battery)
2
:  to inspire or invigorate afresh :  renew
re·charge \(ˌ)rē-ˈchärj, ˈrē-ˌ\ noun
re·charge·able \(ˌ)rē-ˈchär-jə-bəl\ adjective
re·charg·er \-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.

First Known Use of RECHARGE

1598

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