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assault and battery

a violent attack [upon someone] followed by a beating. (A technical legal charge.) Richard was charged with two counts of assault and battery. Dave does not go out at night because he does not want to be a victim of assault and battery.
See also: and, assault, battery

recharge your batteries

to rest and get back your energy and interest in things They took a short vacation to recharge their batteries before starting work on their next project.
Etymology: based on the literal meaning of recharging a battery (adding more power to a device that stores electricity )
See also: battery

recharge your batteries

to rest in order to get back your strength and energy A week away would give you time to rest and recharge your batteries.
See also: battery
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As the number one selling rechargeable battery brand in the world, Energizer is honored to be recognized for the commitments we make to the rechargeable consumer to provide an economical power solution," said Jeff Ziminski, Vice President North American Marketing, Energizer.
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