Antonyms
Etymology

1. electric

adjective. ['ɪˈlɛktrɪk'] using or providing or producing or transmitting or operated by electricity.

Antonyms

  • unagitated

Etymology

  • electricus (Latin)
  • electrum (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Electric Charge

  • telecharge
  • supercharge
  • mischarge
  • discharge
  • surcharge
  • recharge
  • lafarge
  • enlarge
  • sarge
  • marje
  • marge
  • large
  • farge
  • barge

2. charge

noun. ['ˈtʃɑːrdʒ'] an impetuous rush toward someone or something.

Synonyms

  • onslaught
  • onset
  • onrush
  • attack

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • refrain
  • slow
  • fast

Etymology

  • chargen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • chargier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. charge

verb. ['ˈtʃɑːrdʒ'] to make a rush at or sudden attack upon, as in battle.

Synonyms

  • rush

Antonyms

  • multiply
  • integrate

Etymology

  • chargen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • chargier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. charge

noun. ['ˈtʃɑːrdʒ'] (criminal law) a pleading describing some wrong or offense.

Synonyms

  • accusation
  • complaint
  • bill of indictment
  • accusal
  • pleading

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • undershoot
  • absorb
  • unweave

Etymology

  • chargen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • chargier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. charge

verb. ['ˈtʃɑːrdʒ'] blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against.

Synonyms

  • accuse
  • defame
  • smear
  • fault
  • sully
  • denigrate
  • criminate
  • besmirch
  • slander
  • calumniate
  • smirch
  • indict
  • incriminate
  • asperse
  • blame

Antonyms

  • activity
  • action
  • activeness
  • attack

Etymology

  • chargen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • chargier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. charge

verb. ['ˈtʃɑːrdʒ'] demand payment.

Synonyms

  • levy
  • invoice
  • undercharge
  • impose
  • tithe
  • calculate
  • assess
  • bill
  • surcharge

Antonyms

  • colorless
  • natural object
  • light
  • lightness

Etymology

  • chargen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • chargier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. charge

verb. ['ˈtʃɑːrdʒ'] move quickly and violently.

Synonyms

  • hotfoot
  • hasten
  • bucket along
  • speed
  • dash
  • buck
  • scud
  • tear
  • pelt along
  • cannonball along
  • shoot down
  • rip
  • belt along
  • rush
  • scoot
  • flash
  • race
  • step on it
  • dart
  • shoot
  • hie

Antonyms

  • low explosive
  • high explosive
  • stable
  • nonexplosive

Etymology

  • chargen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • chargier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. charge

noun. ['ˈtʃɑːrdʒ'] the price charged for some article or service.

Synonyms

  • water-rate
  • postage
  • fixed costs
  • service fee
  • overcharge
  • fare
  • depreciation charge
  • porterage
  • undercharge
  • service charge
  • installation charge
  • demurrage
  • carrying charge
  • agiotage
  • cost
  • stowage
  • premium
  • fixed charge
  • tankage
  • exchange premium
  • poundage
  • fixed cost
  • charge per unit
  • surcharge
  • agio
  • rate

Antonyms

  • depress
  • desensitise
  • desensitize
  • stifle

Etymology

  • chargen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • chargier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. charge

verb. ['ˈtʃɑːrdʒ'] assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to.

Synonyms

  • deputize
  • assign
  • deputise
  • make
  • designate
  • depute
  • accredit
  • authorise
  • name
  • create
  • authorize
  • delegate
  • empower
  • nominate

Antonyms

  • sensitize
  • demilitarise
  • transitivize
  • decontaminate

Etymology

  • chargen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • chargier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. charge

verb. ['ˈtʃɑːrdʒ'] make an accusatory claim.

Synonyms

  • tax
  • complain

Antonyms

  • start
  • divest
  • dishonor

Etymology

  • chargen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • chargier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

Example sentences of the word electric-charge


1. Noun Phrase
An important point about biological macromolecules is that, with the exception of lipids, their monomer units are polar, meaning that they have an electric charge that is not distributed symmetrically.

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