Synonyms for charged


1. charge, bear down, rush
usage: to make a rush at or sudden attack upon, as in battle; "he saw Jess charging at him with a pitchfork"
2. charge, accuse
usage: blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against; "he charged the director with indifference"
3. charge, bill, account, calculate
usage: demand payment; "Will I get charged for this service?"; "We were billed for 4 nights in the hotel, although we stayed only 3 nights"
4. tear, shoot, shoot down, charge, buck, rush, hotfoot, hasten, hie, speed, race, pelt along, rush along, cannonball along, bucket along, belt along, step on it
usage: move quickly and violently; "The car tore down the street"; "He came charging into my office"
5. appoint, charge
usage: assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to; "He was appointed deputy manager"; "She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance"
6. charge, lodge, file, accuse, impeach, incriminate, criminate
usage: file a formal charge against; "The suspect was charged with murdering his wife"
7. charge, claim
usage: make an accusatory claim; "The defense attorney charged that the jurors were biased"
8. charge, change, alter, modify
usage: fill or load to capacity; "charge the wagon with hay"
9. charge, debit
usage: enter a certain amount as a charge; "he charged me $15"
10. commit, institutionalize, institutionalise, send, charge, transfer
usage: cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution; "After the second episode, she had to be committed"; "he was committed to prison"
11. consign, charge, entrust, intrust, trust, confide, commit
usage: give over to another for care or safekeeping; "consign your baggage"
12. charge, pay
usage: pay with a credit card; pay with plastic money; postpone payment by recording a purchase as a debt; "Will you pay cash or charge the purchase?"
13. charge, lie down, lie
usage: lie down on command, of hunting dogs
14. agitate, rouse, turn on, charge, commove, excite, charge up, disturb, upset, trouble
usage: cause to be agitated, excited, or roused; "The speaker charged up the crowd with his inflammatory remarks"
15. charge, paint
usage: place a heraldic bearing on; "charge all weapons, shields, and banners"
16. load, charge, fill, fill up, make full
usage: provide (a device) with something necessary; "He loaded his gun carefully"; "load the camera"
17. charge, level, point, aim, take, train, take aim, direct
usage: direct into a position for use; "point a gun"; "He charged his weapon at me"
18. charge, saddle, burden, command, require
usage: impose a task upon, assign a responsibility to; "He charged her with cleaning up all the files over the weekend"
19. charge, instruct
usage: instruct (a jury) about the law, its application, and the weighing of evidence
20. charge, instruct
usage: instruct or command with authority; "The teacher charged the children to memorize the poem"
21. blame, charge, impute, ascribe, assign, attribute
usage: attribute responsibility to; "We blamed the accident on her"; "The tragedy was charged to her inexperience"
22. charge, determine, set
usage: set or ask for a certain price; "How much do you charge for lunch?"; "This fellow charges $100 for a massage"
23. charge, change, alter, modify
usage: cause formation of a net electrical charge in or on; "charge a conductor"
24. charge, supply, provide, render, furnish
usage: energize a battery by passing a current through it in the direction opposite to discharge; "I need to charge my car battery"
25. charge, impregnate, saturate
usage: saturate; "The room was charged with tension and anxiety"


1. charged (vs. uncharged), hot, live, negative, electronegative, negatively charged, positive, electropositive, positively charged, polar
usage: of a particle or body or system; having a net amount of positive or negative electric charge; "charged particles"; "a charged battery"
2. charged, supercharged, emotional (vs. unemotional)
usage: fraught with great emotion; "an atmosphere charged with excitement"; "an emotionally charged speech"
3. aerated, charged, effervescent (vs. noneffervescent)
usage: supplied with carbon dioxide
4. charged, provocative (vs. unprovocative)
usage: capable of producing violent emotion or arousing controversy; "the highly charged issue of abortion"
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