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Spanish translation of “charge”


verb /tʃaːdʒ/
to ask as the price (for something) They charge 50 cents for a pint of milk, but they don’t charge for delivery. to make a note of (a sum of money) as being owed
poner en la cuenta
Charge the bill to my account.
(with with) to accuse (of something illegal) He was charged with theft. to attack by moving quickly (towards) We charged (towards) the enemy on horseback. to rush The children charged down the hill. to make or become filled with electricity Please charge my car battery. to make (a person) responsible for (a task etc) He was charged with seeing that everything went well. charger noun formerly, a horse used in battle. in charge of responsible for I’m in charge of thirty men. in someone’s charge in the care of someone
al cuidado de
You can leave the children in his charge.
take charge (with of) to begin to control, organize etc
hacerse cargo de algo
The department was in chaos until he took charge (of it).
(with of) to take into one’s care
encargarse de
The policeman took charge of the gun.
(Definition of charge from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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