Surchargement

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Surchargement The act of surcharging; also, surcharge, surplus.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n surchargement Surplus; excess.
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Usage

In literature:

See but how pale they look, how wretchedly, With Yesterday's Surcharge disturb'd they be!
"Acetaria: A Discourse of Sallets" by John Evelyn
Surcharged, on the edge, the bare and ragged edge of frenzy now was every man and woman in the crowd.
"The Miracle Man" by Frank L. Packard
In an engagement Morgan is perfectly cool, and yet his face and action are as if surcharged with electricity.
"Thirteen Months in the Rebel Army" by William G. Stevenson
The sky looks lowering, and the clouds are evidently surcharged with rain.
"American Merchant Ships and Sailors" by Willis J. Abbot
The pulse is full and strong, the blood abundant and surcharged with red corpuscles.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
In that solemn and holy moment, surcharged with ecstatic emotion, a deep, distant reverberation came across the water to our ears.
"Police!!!" by Robert W. Chambers
Until noon I hung about, preoccupied and surcharged with inner yearnings.
"Eating in Two or Three Languages" by Irvin S. Cobb
The air seemed surcharged with some electrical influence.
"The Chums of Scranton High" by Donald Ferguson
With his finger upon his lips, his air surcharged with mystery, he came close to her.
"The Short Cut" by Jackson Gregory
Mary Lincoln alone perceived how deep was the trouble in her father's soul as those surcharged hours went reeling past.
"The King's Men" by Robert Grant, John Boyle O'Reilly, J. S. Dale, and John T. Wheelwright
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In poetry:

Home sat she that owned him master;
Like the flower bent to ground
Rain-surcharged and sun-forsaken;
Heedless of her hair unbound.
"A Preaching From A Spanish Ballad" by George Meredith
Thou art a wing├Ęd thought
Of tropical hours,
With all the tropic's rare bloom-splendor fraught,
Surcharged with beauty's indefinable powers,
Angel of flowers!
"The Humming Bird" by Maurice Thompson
Ma. In braving language he exceeded so,
That Martagon nere saw so bold a foe,
Surcharg'd with swelling passion, he did vowe
To take a full revenge on me and you.
"Rhodon And Iris. Act III" by Ralph Knevet
The air, tho' chill, is not surcharged with death,
But health-inspiring germs it bears along.
We drink in vigor with our every breath,
And life appears like spring, each day a song.
"September" by Joseph Horatio Chant
The earth doth then right gay appear--
A flowery mantle she doth wear;
The fruitful trees do blossoms bear,
Their leaves so green;
Being all surcharged with evening tear,
Fair to be seen.
"The Beauty Of Virtue" by Susannah Hawkins
"Nay, gentle John," said I, "attend
A thief my goods and gold
Seeks to purloin. Go, seize the man
Before the trail is cold!"
"Those spires against the sky," said he,
"Surcharged with beauty are to me."
"Culture and Cops" by C J Dennis

In news:

Governor Pat Quinn has signed a bill approving a $2 surcharge with the money raised to be used to help maintain and repair state parks.
Hurricane Grill and Wings owner plans to add surcharge.
A separate proposal to add a 1 percent rental surcharge to cover the rising cost of heating oil was not voted on.
Internal Emails Show That Some Employees Were Aware of Surcharge Errors.
17 for adults, $10 for kids (surcharges apply).
Denver has the highest ATM surcharges and overdraft fees in the nation, according to new report released Monday by Bankrate.com.
Fuel surcharges, the scam that refuses to die.
Emanuel pulls plug on energy surcharge.
ICC orders Chicago utility to return 2010 surcharge for infrastructure upgrades.
Taxi Gas Surcharge To Expire Friday.
While Proposition 17 touts discounts, large surcharges also loom.
Strike Surcharges a ' Prudent ' Step.
TVA cuts fuel surcharge next month but plans rate hike in October.
Florida restaurateur to impose surcharge for ObamaCare.
BA, Virgin reduce fuel surcharges by as much as a third on long-haul flights.
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In science:

We then obtain the following quenched version of the surcharge inequality: Lemma 7.
Stretched Polymers in Random Environment
The surcharge inequalities of Lemmas 3 and 7 pave the way to a detailed analysis of the structure of typical paths, as they reduce probabilistic estimates to purely geometric ones.
Stretched Polymers in Random Environment
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