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charged

adjective uk   /tʃɑːdʒd/  us   /tʃɑːrdʒd/

charged adjective (EMOTIONS)

(of arguments or subjects) causing strong feelings and differences of opinion or, more generally, filled with emotion or excitement: Abortion is a highly charged issue. He spoke in a voice charged with emotion.

charged adjective (ENERGY)

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