American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. One that charges, such as an instrument that charges or replenishes storage batteries.
- n. A horse trained for battle; a cavalry horse.
- n. A large shallow dish; a platter.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who or that which charges.
- n. A war-horse.
- n. In mining, an implement for charging horizontal bore-holes with powder.
- n. In gunnery, a contrivance for measuring and placing in a gun a certain quantity or charge of powder or shot.
- n. A large flat dish or platter.
- n. In England, in the middle ages, a servant or officer of the household whose duty was to bear the meats to table at banquets.
- n. A device that charges or recharges.
- n. A large horse trained for battle and used by the cavalry. They were of a lighter build than a destrier
- n. A large platter.
- n. One who charges.
- n. firearms A speedloader that holds several cartridges together in a single unit for easier loading of a firearm's magazine.
- n. prison A rectal concealment container for prohibited material such as money, drugs and tools.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. One who, or that which charges.
- n. An instrument for measuring or inserting a charge.
- n. obsolete A large dish.
- n. A horse for battle or parade.
- n. formerly a strong swift horse ridden into battle
- n. a device for charging or recharging batteries
- to charge + -er (Wiktionary)
- Middle English chargeour, from Old French chargeor, from chargier, to load; see charge. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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