Encharge

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Encharge A charge.
    • v. t Encharge To charge (with); to impose (a charge) upon. "His countenance would express the spirit and the passion of the part he was encharged with."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • encharge To give in charge or trust.
    • n encharge An injunction; a charge.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Encharge en-chärj′ to enjoin: to entrust.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. enchargier, F. encharger,; pref. en-,L. in,) + F. charger,. See Charge
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. encharger. See Charge.

Usage

In literature:

Encharge (je), 481, 603.
"An Introductorie for to Lerne to Read, To Pronounce, and to Speke French Trewly" by Anonymous
Old as I am I encharge myself with the defence of my own quarter.
"Ponce de Leon" by William Pilling
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