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"recharge" in British English

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rechargeverb [I or T]

uk   /ˌriːˈtʃɑːdʒ/ us   /ˌriːˈtʃɑːrdʒ/
C1 If a battery recharges, it becomes filled with electricity so that it can work again and if you recharge a battery, you fill it with electricity.
(Definition of recharge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"recharge" in American English

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rechargeverb [T]

us   /riˈtʃɑrdʒ/
to give (a battery) the ability to supply electricity again by connecting it to a piece of electrical equipment and filling it with electricity
rechargeable
adjective [not gradable] us   /riˈtʃɑr·dʒə·bəl/
a rechargeable electric razor
(Definition of recharge from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"recharge" in Business English

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rechargeverb [I or T]

uk   /ˌriːˈtʃɑːdʒ/ us  
to put more power into a piece of electrical equipment that uses a battery by connecting it to an electricity supply: We use solar panels to recharge the battery. Where can I recharge my mobile? You can leave it to recharge overnight.
HR to get new energy or to give new energy to something: It's important to have regular breaks and to take time to recharge.
recharge your batteries
HR to rest so that you can get your energy back: I get four weeks holiday a year to recharge my batteries.
(Definition of recharge from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “recharge”
in Spanish Recargar…
in Vietnamese nạp điện…
in Malaysian mengecas semula…
in Thai อัดกระแสไฟใหม่…
in Chinese (Simplified) (给电池)充电…
in Turkish doldurmak, şarj etmek…
in Russian перезаряжать…
in Indonesian mengisikan daya listrik…
in Chinese (Traditional) (給電池)充電…
in Polish naładować, ładować…
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