Meaning of CHARGED in English



Etymology: Middle English, loaded, from past participle of chargen to charge


a. : showing or possessing strong emotion or vigorous purpose

attacking the author in an emotionally charged review

b. : tensely expectant : intense

the charged atmosphere of the room

2. : capable of arousing violence, emotion, or strong opinion

a highly charged political theme

Webster's New International English Dictionary.      Новый международный словарь английского языка Webster.