surcharged


From the verb surcharge: (⇒ conjugate)
surcharged is: Click the infinitive to see all available inflections
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
sur•charge /n. ˈsɜrˌtʃɑrdʒ; v. sɜrˈtʃɑrdʒ, ˈsɜrˌtʃɑrdʒ/USA pronunciation   n., v.,  -charged, -charg•ing. 
n. [countable]
  1. an additional charge, tax, or cost added on to the usual charge:a surcharge on imported oil.

v. [+ object]
  1. to force customers to pay an additional charge for.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
sur•charge  (n. sûrchärj′;v. sûr chärj, sûrchärj′),USA pronunciation n., v.,  -charged, -charg•ing. 
n. 
  1. an additional charge, tax, or cost.
  2. an excessive sum or price charged.
  3. an additional or excessive load or burden.
  4. Stamps[Philately.]
    • an overprint that alters or restates the face value or denomination of a stamp to which it has been applied.
    • a stamp bearing such an overprint.
  5. act of surcharging.

v.t. 
  1. to subject to an additional or extra charge, tax, cost, etc. (for payment).
  2. to overcharge for goods.
  3. Businessto show an omission in (an account) of something that operates as a charge against the accounting party;
    to omit a credit toward (an account).
  4. Stamps[Philately.]to print a surcharge on (a stamp).
  5. to put an additional or excessive burden upon.
sur•charger, n. 
  • Old French surcharger. See sur-1, charge
  • late Middle English surchargen (verb, verbal) 1400–50

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
surcharge n /ˈsɜːˌtʃɑːdʒ/
  1. a charge in addition to the usual payment, tax, etc
  2. an excessive sum charged, esp when unlawful
  3. an extra and usually excessive burden or supply
  4. an overprint that alters the face value of a postage stamp
vb /sɜːˈtʃɑːdʒ; ˈsɜːˌtʃɑːdʒ/(transitive)
  1. to charge an additional sum, tax, etc
  2. to overcharge (a person) for something
  3. to put an extra physical burden upon; overload
  4. to fill to excess; overwhelm
  5. to insert credits that have been omitted in (an account)
  6. to overprint a surcharge on (a stamp)
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