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Meaning of “recharge” in the English Dictionary

"recharge" in British English

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rechargeverb [I or T]

uk   /ˌriːˈtʃɑːdʒ/  us   /-ˈtʃɑːrdʒ/
C1 If a battery recharges, it ​becomesfilled 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 ​supplyelectricity again by ​connecting it to a ​piece of ​electricalequipment and ​filling it with ​electricity
rechargeable
adjective [not gradable]  us   /riˈtʃɑr·dʒə·bəl/
a rechargeable ​electricrazor
(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   us   /ˌriːˈtʃɑːdʒ/
to put more ​power into a ​piece of ​electricalequipment that uses a battery by ​connecting it to an electricity ​supply: We use ​solarpanels 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 ​regularbreaks 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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