Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “chartered”

chartered

adjective uk   /ˈtʃɑː.təd/ us    /ˈtʃɑːr.tɚd/

chartered adjective (JOB)

UK (of people who do particular jobs) having successfully finished the necessary training and exams: He's a chartered surveyor/accountant.Qualifications in higher education

chartered adjective (RENTED)

[before noun] rented for a particular purpose: a small chartered plane They spent their annual holiday on a chartered yacht in the Caribbean.Renting, hiring and hire purchase in general Mortgages and real estateRenting property
(Definition of chartered from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of chartered?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “chartered”

Definitions of “chartered” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

hoppy

like hops (= dried fruit used to make beer)

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More