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charg·er 1

 (chär′jər)
n.
1. One that charges, such as an instrument that charges or replenishes storage batteries.
2. A horse trained for battle; a cavalry horse.

charg·er 2

 (chär′jər)
n.
A large shallow dish; a platter.

[Middle English chargeour, from Old French chargeor, from chargier, to load; see charge.]

charger

(ˈtʃɑːdʒə)
n
1. a person or thing that charges
2. (Military) a large strong horse formerly ridden into battle
3. (Electronics) a device for charging or recharging an accumulator or rechargeable battery

charger

(ˈtʃɑːdʒə)
n
(Antiques) antiques a large dish for serving at table or for display
[C14 chargeour something to bear a load, from chargen to charge]

charg•er1

(ˈtʃɑr dʒər)

n.
1. a person or thing that charges.
2. a horse suitable to be ridden in battle.
3. an apparatus for charging storage batteries.
[1475–85]

charg•er2

(ˈtʃɑr dʒər)

n.
a large, flat dish or platter.
[1275–1325; Middle English chargeour. See charge, -or2]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.charger - formerly a strong swift horse ridden into battle
warhorse - horse used in war
2.charger - a device for charging or recharging batteriescharger - a device for charging or recharging batteries
device - an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
Translations
حِصان، جَوادشَاحِن
kůňnabíječka
opladerstridshest
laturi
punjač
stríîshestur
充電器
충전기
vojenský kôň
laddare
เครื่องอัดไฟ
cenk atışarj aleti
bộ sạc

charger

[ˈtʃɑːdʒəʳ] N (Elec) → cargador m; (= warhorse) → corcel m, caballo m de guerra

charger

[ˈtʃɑːrdʒər] n
(also battery charger) → chargeur m
(old-fashioned) (= warhorse) → cheval m de bataillechar-grilled chargrilled [ˌtʃɑːrˈgrɪld] adj (British) [meat, fish] → grillé(e) au feu de bois

charger

n
(= battery charger)Ladegerät nt
(= horse)Ross nt
(old, = dish) → Platte f

charger

[ˈtʃɑːdʒəʳ] n (Elec) (also battery charger) → caricabatterie m inv; (old) (warhorse) → destriero

charge

(tʃaːdʒ) verb
1. to ask as the price (for something). They charge 50 cents for a pint of milk, but they don't charge for delivery.
2. to make a note of (a sum of money) as being owed. Charge the bill to my account.
3. (with with) to accuse (of something illegal). He was charged with theft.
4. to attack by moving quickly (towards). We charged (towards) the enemy on horseback.
5. to rush. The children charged down the hill.
6. to make or become filled with electricity. Please charge my car battery.
7. to make (a person) responsible for (a task etc). He was charged with seeing that everything went well.
noun
1. a price or fee. What is the charge for a telephone call?
2. something with which a person is accused. He faces three charges of murder.
3. an attack made by moving quickly. the charge of the Light Brigade.
4. the electricity in something. a positive or negative charge.
5. someone one takes care of. These children are my charges.
6. a quantity of gunpowder. Put the charge in place and light the fuse.
ˈcharger 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. You can leave the children in his charge.
take charge
1. (with of) to begin to control, organize etc. The department was in chaos until he took charge (of it).
2. (with of) to take into one's care. The policeman took charge of the gun.

charger

شَاحِن nabíječka oplader Ladegerät φορτιστής cargador laturi chargeur punjač caricabatterie 充電器 충전기 laadapparaat lader ładowarka carregador зарядное устройство laddare เครื่องอัดไฟ şarj aleti bộ sạc 充电器
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Jo thought that was splendid, and resolved to be worthy of her knight, though he did not come prancing on a charger in gorgeous array.
At a respectful distance from this unusual show, were gathered divers groups of curious idlers; some admiring the blood and bone of the high-mettled military charger, and others gazing at the preparations, with the dull wonder of vulgar curiosity.
The wide circumference of an elaborate ruff, beneath his grey beard, in the antiquated fashion of King James's reign, caused his head to look not a little like that of John the Baptist in a charger.
Most famous in our Western annals and Indian traditions is that of the White Steed of the Prairies; a magnificent milk-white charger, large-eyed, small-headed, bluff-chested, and with the dignity of a thousand monarchs in his lofty, overscorning carriage.
Lo, Miss Pross, in harness of string, awakening the echoes, as an unruly charger, whip-corrected, snorting and pawing the earth under the plane-tree in the garden!
The Disinherited Knight, therefore, stept boldly forth to the front of his tent, and found in attendance the squires of the challengers, whom he easily knew by their russet and black dresses, each of whom led his master's charger, loaded with the armour in which he had that day fought.
He bestrode a fine white charger and was clad in a rich dark suit of slashed velvet with satin and gold facings.
Besides this, she had a fancy to pass through Alencon so elegantly equipped that no one could recognize her; to put her mother above the reach of necessity, and also to send to poor Athanase, in a delicate manner, a sum of money,--which in our age is to genius what in the middle ages was the charger and the coat of mail that Rebecca conveyed to Ivanhoe.
mounted upon the head of his ferocious charger, disappear into the jungle at the point from which he had emerged upon their terrified vision.
A charger neighs; one turns to start, Crushing the kingcups as he flies, And one pale maiden vainly tries To hush the tumult in her heart And veil the secret of her eyes.
You cannot think of humiliating me by prancing along by my side on that magnificent charger.
The quiet man astride looked mouse-colored upon such a splen- did charger.