trickle charge


noun Electricity.

a continuous, slow charge supplied to a storage battery to keep it in a fully charged state.

Nearby words

  1. trick-track,
  2. trickery,
  3. trickish,
  4. trickishly,
  5. trickle,
  6. trickle charger,
  7. trickle irrigation,
  8. trickle-down,
  9. trickle-down theory,
  10. trickle-up

Origin of trickle charge

First recorded in 1955–60

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019