Definitions For Surcharge

noun

  • An additional charge (as for items previously omitted or as a penalty for failure to exercise common caution or common skill)

verb

  • Show an omission in (an account) for which credit ought to have been given
  • Place too much a load on
  • Fill to an excessive degree
  • Print a new denomination on a stamp or a banknote
  • Fill to capacity with people
  • Rip off; ask an unreasonable price
  • Charge an extra fee, as for a special service
  • An amount of money that must be paid in addition to the regular price

Is Surcharge a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
15
Words with Friends
17

The word Surcharge is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Surcharge in a Sentence

  • Contends that with the present tax structure, the state's lower-income residents are being surcharged and the wealthiest residents are getting off too lightly
  • The airline has added a $20 fuel surcharge on all international flights.

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