wellcharged

charged

[chahrjd]
adjective
1.
intense; impassioned: an emotionally charged speech.
2.
fraught with emotion: the charged atmosphere of the room.
3.
capable of producing violent emotion, arousing controversy, etc.: the highly charged issue of birth control.
4.
Electricity. pertaining to a particle, body, or system possessing a net amount of positive or negative electric charge.

Origin:
1275–1325; Middle English, for sense “laden, filled”; 1785–95 for def 1; see charge, -ed2

well-charged, adjective
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Word Origin & History

charge
early 13c., from O.Fr. chargier "load, burden," from L.L. carricare "to load a wagon, cart," from L. carrus "wagon" (see car). Meaning "responsibility, burden" is mid-14c. (cf. take charge, late 14c.; in charge, 1510s), which progressed to "pecuniary burden, cost" (mid-15c.),
and then to "price demanded for service or goods" (1510s). Legal sense of "accusation" is late 15c.; earlier "injunction, order" (late 14c.). Sense of "rush in to attack" is 1560s, perhaps through earlier meaning of "load a weapon" (1540s). Electrical sense is from 1767. Slang meaning "thrill, kick" (Amer.Eng.) is from 1951. Chargé d'affairs was borrowed from French, 1767.
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charge  [%PREMIUM_LINK%]     (chärj)  Pronunciation Key 
  1. A fundamental property of the elementary particles of which matter is made that gives rise to attractive and repulsive forces. There are two kinds of charge: color charge and electric charge. See more at color charge, electric charge.

  2. The amount of electric charge contained in an object, particle, or region of space.


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Slang Dictionary

charge definition


  1. n.
    a dose or portion of a drug. (Drugs.) : Just a little charge till I can get to my candy man.
  2. n.
    a drug's rush. (Drugs.) : What kind of charge do you expect out of half-cashed weed?
  3. n.
    a thrill. : I got a tremendous charge out of your last letter.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
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charged (up) definition


  1. mod.
    slightly overdosed with drugs. (Drugs.) : He was talking fast and nodding his head back and forth. I think he was charged.
  2. mod.
    drug intoxicated. (Drugs.) : Paul was one charged up guy after the session.
  3. mod.
    excited. : The audience was charged up and ready for the star to come out.
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