charge (something) against (something)

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charge (something) against (something)

To pay for something from a specific account or category of funds. When you're traveling, just charge everything against your company account. A: "Will I get reimbursed if I charge this plane ticket against my personal bank account?" B: "Just charge it against petty cash instead."
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charge something against something

to debit or assign the cost of something against something. Can I charge this item against the entertainment account? Don't even try to charge it against your business expenses.
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"Upon the ground," said the Attorney, "that after paying all fees and expenses of litigation and all charges against the estate there will still be something left."
And they are many, and their charges against me are of ancient date, and they were made by them in the days when you were more impressible than you are now--in childhood, or it may have been in youth--and the cause when heard went by default, for there was none to answer.
There were other charges against him which could have been proved up to the hilt.
The charges against him being numerous and weighty, and it being in particular proved, by the testimony of Gabriel Varden, that he had shown a special desire to take his life, he was committed for trial.
"Charges against Celtic FC: - Setting off of fireworks - Art.
Mazdi fixed September 27 for mention of the case, the same mention date as three other charges against Syarikat Yuta Maju over the same incident.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 19 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday refused to quash the charges against Tarun Tejpal, former editor-in-chief of Tehelka Magazine, in the 2013 sexual assault case registered by his former junior colleague.
Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra assured the public of "utmost fairness" in the proceedings on the charges against Vice President Leni Robredo.
The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) will consider the filing of administrative charges against former Manila Mayor Joseph 'Erap' Estrada if it is proven that he was negligent in not turning over official city government documents to elected Mayor Francisco 'Isko Moreno' Domagoso.
Markey (D-Mass.) and thirteen of his colleagues called on the Department of Justice to stop the practice of bringing charges against humanitarian aid workers at the border.
The hearing on the proposed withdrawal of the graft and usurpation charges against former President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III over the botched Mamasapano operations has been set for July 12, 2019 by the Sandiganbayan Fourth Division.
'Charges against PPP leader proved baseless in the past, and he (Asif Zardari) will be proven innocent now too', Bilawal said.
The Director of Public Prosecutions Mr Noordin Haji has withdrawn criminal charges against four people and importer linked to the fertiliser alleged to contain mercury.
The Abu Dhabi Court of Appeal heard the man's case regarding the charges against him, Emarat Al Youm reported.
Ky Buntrean, Chea's defence lawyer, said during the hearing that his client requested the court to drop all charges against him.