Definition Of charges


a device or bearing placed on a shield or crest.

The swan is found in heraldry as a charge , a crest, supporters, and as a badge.

a headlong rush forward, typically one made by attacking soldiers in battle.

a cavalry charge

a price asked for goods or services.

an admission charge

a quantity of explosive to be detonated, typically in order to fire a gun or similar weapon.

In addition, if things get really bad, an emergency button under a safety cover will fire explosive charges , which blow out the windscreen to provide an emergency exit.

accuse (someone) of something, especially an offense under law.

they were charged with assault

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