chargeable

  • 1 chargeable — charge‧a‧ble [ˈtʆɑːdʒəbl ǁ ˈtʆɑːr ] adjective 1. FINANCE COMMERCE an amount of money that is chargeable can be charged and must be paid: • The Tribunal determined that the legal fees chargeable were £4078 plus VAT. 2. COMMERCE work …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 Chargeable — Charge a*ble, a. 1. That may be charged, laid, imposed, or imputes; as, a duty chargeable on iron; a fault chargeable on a man. [1913 Webster] 2. Subject to be charge or accused; liable or responsible; as, revenues chargeable with a claim; a man… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 chargeable — index accountable (responsible), actionable, ad valorem, blameful, blameworthy, bound, culpable, delinque …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 chargeable — (adj.) late 15c., burdensome, from CHARGE (Cf. charge) (v.) + ABLE (Cf. able). Sense of subject to a tax or payment is from 1610s; that of liable to be made an expense is from 1640s; that of liable to be charged (with an offense, etc.) is from… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 chargeable — [chär′jə bəl] adj. 1. that can be, or is liable to be, charged 2. that may become a public charge …

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  • 6 chargeable — charge|a|ble [ tʃardʒəbl ] adjective FORMAL 1. ) if an amount of money is chargeable, it must be paid: Interest is chargeable at 5 percent per year. 2. ) considered to be a crime that you can be officially accused of: a chargeable offense 3. ) if …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 chargeable — UK [ˈtʃɑː(r)dʒəb(ə)l] / US [ˈtʃɑrdʒəb(ə)l] adjective formal 1) if an amount of money is chargeable, it must be paid Interest is chargeable at 5 per cent per year. 2) if income or property is chargeable, you must pay tax on it chargeable assets 3) …

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  • 8 chargeable — [[t]tʃɑ͟ː(r)ʤəb(ə)l[/t]] 1) ADJ: usu v link ADJ If something is chargeable, you have to pay a sum of money for it. [FORMAL] The day of discharge is not chargeable if rooms are vacated by 12.00 noon. 2) ADJ If something is chargeable, you have to… …

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  • 9 chargeable — adjective 1 chargeable costs must be paid: Living expenses are chargeable to my account. 2 chargeable assets or gains have to have tax paid on them 3 a chargeable offence is serious enough for the police to officially state that you are guilty of …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 chargeable — charge|a|ble [ˈtʃa:dʒəbəl US ˈtʃa:r ] adj BrE 1.) needing to be paid for ▪ Advice will be given as a chargeable service. 2.) something that is chargeable must have tax paid on it ▪ chargeable assets …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 chargeable — chargeableness, chargeability, n. chargeably, adv. /chahr jeuh beuhl/, adj. 1. that may or should be charged: chargeable duty. 2. liable to be accused or held responsible; indictable: He was held chargeable for the theft. 3. liable to become a… …

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  • 12 chargeable — adj. chargeable to * * * [ tʃɑːdʒəb(ə)l] chargeable to …

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  • 13 chargeable — / tʃɑ:dʒəb(ə)l/ adjective which can be charged ● repairs chargeable to the occupier …

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  • 14 chargeable — / tʃɑ:dʒəb(ə)l/ adjective which can be charged ● repairs chargeable to the occupier …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 15 chargeable — charge ► VERB 1) demand (an amount) as a price for a service rendered or goods supplied. 2) accuse (someone) of something, especially an offence under law. 3) rush forward in attack. 4) entrust with a task. 5) store electrical energy in (a… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 16 chargeable — adjective liable to be accused, or cause for such liability the suspect was chargeable an indictable offense • Syn: ↑indictable • Similar to: ↑guilty • Derivationally related forms: ↑indictability …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 chargeable — adjective Date: 14th century 1. archaic financially burdensome ; expensive 2. liable to be charged: as a. liable to be accused or held responsible b. suitable to be charged to a particular …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 18 chargeable — adjective a) That may be charged to an account. b) Liable to be accused (either formally or informally) …

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  • 19 chargeable — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. liable, answerable, imputable; see responsible 1 …

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  • 20 chargeable — charge·a·ble || tʃɑːdÊ’É™bl adj. able to be charged …

    English contemporary dictionary