recharge

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verb re·charge \(ˌ)rē-ˈchärj\

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

recharge

play \(ˌ)rē-ˈchärj, ˈrē-ˌ\ noun

rechargeable

play \(ˌ)rē-ˈchär-jə-bəl\ adjective

recharger

play \-jər\ noun

Examples of recharge in a Sentence

  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.

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First Known Use of recharge

1598




RECHARGE Defined for English Language Learners

recharge

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Definition of recharge for English Language Learners

  • : to refill (a battery) with electricity

  • : to regain your energy and strength



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