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  • in charge (of) — phrase if you are in charge, you have control over someone or something and are responsible for them Who’s in charge here? The nurse in charge explained what the treatment would be like. Philip’s in charge of our marketing department. put someone …   Useful english dictionary

  • in charge — ► in control of or responsible for someone or something: »Who will be in charge of the department when Sophie leaves? »From now on, Steve is in charge. leave sb in charge (of sth) »He was on vacation and had left his deputy in charge. put sb in… …   Financial and business terms

  • put in care of — index charge (empower), confide (trust) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • in charge of — {prep.} 1. Responsible for; having supervision or care of. * /Marian is in charge of selling tickets./ * /The girl in charge of refreshments forgot to order the ice cream for the party./ * /When our class had a play, the teacher put Harold in… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in charge of — {prep.} 1. Responsible for; having supervision or care of. * /Marian is in charge of selling tickets./ * /The girl in charge of refreshments forgot to order the ice cream for the party./ * /When our class had a play, the teacher put Harold in… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in\ charge\ of — prep. 1. Responsible for; having supervision or care of. Marian is in charge of selling tickets. The girl in charge of refreshments forgot to order the ice cream for the party. When our class had a play, the teacher put Harold in charge of the… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • put the cat in charge of the cream — placed someone in a tempting situation which he couldn t resist, made a wrong decision …   English contemporary dictionary

  • To put in — Put Put, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Put}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Putting}.] [AS. potian to thrust: cf. Dan. putte to put, to put into, Fries. putje; perh. akin to W. pwtio to butt, poke, thrust; cf. also Gael. put to push, thrust, and E. potter, v. i.] 1. To …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Citizens In Charge Foundation — The Citizens in Charge Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization based in Virginia. The Foundation is the only national organization dedicated to promoting the initiative referendum process.[1] Citizens in Charge Foundation works with… …   Wikipedia

  • To put in possession — Possession Pos*ses sion, n. [F. possession, L. possessio.] 1. The act or state of possessing, or holding as one s own. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) The having, holding, or detention of property in one s power or command; actual seizin or occupancy;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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