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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An additional fee (as for items previously omitted or as a penalty for failure to exercise common caution or common skill) v. - Show an omission in (an account) for which credit ought to have been given; Place too much a load on;

Usage examples (31)
  • There is a surcharge for some luxury items.
  • For me, the 1% surcharge is negligible, ATMs are the way we get pesos here.
  • The carbon surcharge is up for review by the Los Angeles City Council today.
  • But we have a RIGHT to know that this surcharge is indeed being spent on new water projects. for more
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