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charged

[chahrjd] /tʃɑrdʒd/
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
1275-1325; Middle English, for sense “laden, filled”; 1785-95 for def 1; see charge, -ed2
Related forms
well-charged, adjective
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