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WCharging
  • Charging may refer to:
  • Charging (ice hockey), when a player takes more than three steps before checking an opposing player
  • Battery charger, a device used to put energy into a rechargeable battery
  • Charging station, a device used for recharging the battery's in an Electric car

    Definition of charging in English Dictionary

  • NounPLchargingsSUF-ing
    1. NC An act or process of charging (as of a battery).
      1. NU (basketball) An offensive foul in which the player with the ball moves into a stationary defender.
        1. Smith is called for charging, and the Nimrods will get the ball.
    2. Verb
      1. Present participle of charge.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The second formal method of charging someone with a crime is by information. Informations are filed by prosecutors without grand jury review.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
            • Singularia tantum
              • Uncountable nouns
            • Verbs
              • Verb forms
                • Participles
                  • Present participles
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            1. en chargings
            2. en chargingly
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            Meaning of charging for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "charging" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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