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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.

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. James Dean:

    An hour or two of learning from the masters is usually enough to recharge my artistic batteries.

  2. Eric Leuthardt:

    Rick was three to four years out from his stroke and we can still recharge his plasticity for him to change his brain circuitry to functional improvement.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Joe Belfatto:

    You need that ability to step away, recharge, and enjoy yourself, it’s a real challenge with all we’re faced with today.

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