• Surcharging Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Surcharge

• Surcharge Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To print or write a surcharge on (a postage stamp).
  2. (n.) Something printed or written on a postage stamp to give it a new legal effect, as a new valuation, a place, a date, etc.; also (Colloq.), a stamp with a surcharge.
  3. (n.) A charge over the usual or legal rates.
  4. (n.) An overcharge; an excessive load or burden; a load greater than can well be borne.
  5. (n.) The putting, by a commoner, of more beasts on the common than he has a right to.
  6. (v. t.) To overstock; especially, to put more cattle into, as a common, than the person has a right to do, or more than the herbage will sustain. Blackstone.
  7. (n.) The showing an omission, as in an account, for which credit ought to have been given.
  8. (v. t.) To overload; to overburden; to overmatch; to overcharge; as, to surcharge a beast or a ship; to surcharge a cannon.
  9. (v. t.) To show an omission in (an account) for which credit ought to have been given.

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