DICTIONARY


Definition of SURCHARGE

noun : SURCHARGE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) an additional charge (as for items previously omitted or as a penalty for failure to exercise common caution or common skill) ;

verb : SURCHARGE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) charge an extra fee, as for a special service ;

  • 3. (

    ) fill to capacity with people; "The air raids had surcharged the emergency wards" ;

  • 4. (

    ) print a new denomination on a stamp or a banknote ;

  • 5. (

    ) fill to an excessive degree; "The air was surcharged with tension" ;

  • 7. (

    ) show an omission in (an account) for which credit ought to have been given ;


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