surcharge

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

noun

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

Origin of surcharge

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

Related forms

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


noun (ˈsɜːˌtʃɑːdʒ)

verb (sɜːˈtʃɑːdʒ, ˈsɜːˌtʃɑːdʒ) (tr)

Derived Forms

surcharger, noun
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