What does recharge mean?

Definitions for recharge
riˈtʃɑrdʒ; ˈriˌtʃɑrdʒrecharge

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. recharge, reloadverb

    load anew

    "She reloaded the gun carefully"

  2. rechargeverb

    charge anew

    "recharge a battery"


  1. rechargenoun

    Water that has percolated from the ground surface to an aquifer.

  2. rechargeverb

    To charge an electric battery after its power has been consumed.

  3. rechargeverb

    To invigorate and revitalize one's energy level by removing stressful agents for a period of time.

  4. rechargeverb

    To reload a gun with ammunition.

  5. rechargeverb

    To add or restore water to an aquifer.

  6. rechargeverb

    To charge or accuse in return.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Rechargeverb

    Etymology: recharger, Fr. re and charge.

    The fault, that we find with them, is, that they overmuch abridge the church of her power in these things: whereupon they recharge us, as if in these things we gave the church a liberty, which hath no limits or bounds. Richard Hooker.

    They charge, recharge, and all along the sea
    They drive, and squander the huge Belgian fleet. Dryden.


  1. recharge

    Recharge generally refers to the process of restoring or replenishing something that has been depleted, such as energy or supplies. It can also refer to the act of refilling a device or system that uses rechargeable batteries or energy storage. This can apply to various contexts including personal health and wellbeing, technology or environmental studies.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Recharge

    to charge or accuse in return

  2. Recharge

    to attack again; to attack anew

  3. Etymology: [Pref. re- + charge: cf. F. recharger.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. recharge

    A renewal of the charge or attack.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of recharge in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of recharge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of recharge in a Sentence

  1. Novak Djokovic:

    That was one of the most epic matches I've been a part of and probably the most demanding one from the mental perspective, so it really did take me some time to recharge my batteries, especially in my head. My body was fine.

  2. Elana Newman:

    One of the things about trauma is it makes people think in terms of extremes, they either go running toward it or they shut it off. They either watch a lot or don't watch at all, when really it's OK to have fun and recharge and also deal with difficult issues.

  3. Ashok Ghosh:

    The cause of the upsurge in arsenic concentration is the overuse of groundwater for irrigation and drinking, which happens when withdrawal rates exceed recharge rate, there is no law here to check excessive groundwater withdrawal.

  4. Renee Dua:

    How I take time for me is by being with my family, that’s when I rewind and recharge.

  5. Oprah Winfrey:

    If you neglect to recharge a battery, it dies. And if you run full speed ahead without stopping for water, you lose momentum to finish the race.

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    • A. reciprocal
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