how to pronounce surcharge /sɚtˈʃɑːɹdʒ/
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surcharge is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of surcharge in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… pay the mandatory surcharge of 78 to be …”
meanings of surcharge noun: An overprint on a stamp that alters (usually raises) the original nominal value of the stamp; used especially in times of hyperinflation. An excessive load or burden. An excessive price charged e.g. to an unsuspecting customer. The putting, by a commoner, of more animals on the common than he is entitled to. A penalty for failure to exercise common prudence and skill in the performance of a fiduciary's duties. A charge that has been omitted from an account as payment of a credit to the charged party. An addition of extra charge on the agreed or stated price. A painting in lighter enamel over a darker one that serves as the ground. verb: To show an omission in (an account) for which credit ought to have been given. To overload; to overburden. To overstock; especially, to put more cattle into (e.g. a common) than one has a right to do, or more than the herbage will sustain. To apply a surcharge. words with pronunciation similar to surcharge words that rhyme with surcharge Did this page help you?