surcharge

[ noun sur-chahrj; verb sur-chahrj, sur-chahrj ]
/ noun ˈsɜrˌtʃɑrdʒ; verb sɜrˈtʃɑrdʒ, ˈsɜrˌtʃɑrdʒ /

noun

verb (used with object), sur·charged, sur·charg·ing.

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Origin of surcharge

1400–50; late Middle English surchargen (v.) <Old French surcharger.See sur-1, charge

OTHER WORDS FROM surcharge

sur·charg·er, nounun·sur·charged, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for surcharge

surcharge

noun (ˈsɜːˌtʃɑːdʒ)

verb (sɜːˈtʃɑːdʒ, ˈsɜːˌtʃɑːdʒ) (tr)

Derived forms of surcharge

surcharger, noun
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