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1. Debit paid or assessed. "Charles was charged $50 for paying his electric bill late."
2. Accused of committing a crime. "Jimmy was charged with fraud after he embezzled money from his company."

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Be careful if you don't pay your bills on time, such as your phone bill, because you may be charged a late fee.

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If you accidentally kill someone while under the influence of alcohol while driving a car, you may be charged with a DWI and manslaughter.

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Dennis never seems to pay his bills on time, even though he has the funds he ends up just getting charged a late fee every month for his laziness.

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