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surcharge

noun [C] uk   /ˈsɜː.tʃɑːdʒ/ us    /ˈsɝː.tʃɑːrdʒ/
a charge in addition to the usual amount paid for something, or the amount already paid: A surcharge may be made for deliveries outside normal hours.

surcharge

verb [I or T] uk   /ˈsɜː.tʃɑːdʒ/ us    /ˈsɝː.tʃɑːrdʒ/
to charge an extra amount
Translations of “surcharge”
in Spanish recargo, sobretasa…
in French surtaxe, majoration…
in German der Zuschlag…
in Chinese (Traditional) 額外費用,附加費…
in Russian дополнительная плата…
in Turkish ek ücret, ilave ödeme, fazla ödeme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 额外费用,附加费…
in Polish dopłata, opłata dodatkowa…
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