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Princeton's WordNet

  1. boost, encouragementnoun

    the act of giving hope or support to someone

    Synonyms:
    encouragement, rise, cost increase, hike

  2. rise, boost, hike, cost increasenoun

    an increase in cost

    "they asked for a 10% rise in rates"

    Synonyms:
    ascent, rising, emanation, acclivity, ascending, hiking, rising slope, salary increase, ascension, upgrade, climb, rise, encouragement, advance, wage increase, lift, procession, hike, wage hike, tramp, raise, cost increase

  3. boostverb

    the act of giving a push

    "he gave her a boost over the fence"

    Synonyms:
    encouragement, rise, cost increase, hike

  4. hike, hike up, boostverb

    increase

    "The landlord hiked up the rents"

    Synonyms:
    hike, advance, supercharge, promote, hitch up, hike up, further, encourage

  5. boostverb

    give a boost to; be beneficial to

    "The tax cut will boost the economy"

    Synonyms:
    hike up, encourage, supercharge, hike, advance, promote, further

  6. promote, advance, boost, further, encourageverb

    contribute to the progress or growth of

    "I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"

    Synonyms:
    throw out, supercharge, bring forward, come along, pass on, get along, win, elevate, kick upstairs, progress, advertize, come on, make headway, advance, upgrade, encourage, hike, hike up, gain, pull ahead, foster, promote, go on, gain ground, raise, advertise, move on, get on, shape up, further, push, set ahead, march on, get ahead

  7. boost, advance, superchargeverb

    increase or raise

    "boost the voltage in an electrical circuit"

    Synonyms:
    supercharge, promote, gain ground, elevate, kick upstairs, pressurize, throw out, go on, gain, come on, hike, win, get ahead, pull ahead, make headway, encourage, come along, set ahead, further, shape up, bring forward, pass on, march on, get along, advance, hike up, move on, progress, pressurise, upgrade, get on, raise

  8. boostverb

    push or shove upward, as if from below or behind

    "The singer had to be boosted onto the stage by a special contraption"

    Synonyms:
    hike up, encourage, supercharge, hike, advance, promote, further

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Editors Contribution

  1. turbocharged

    turbocharging increases an engines performance

    Submitted by rinat on November 22, 2015  

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How to use boost in a sentence?

  1. Cellou Dallein Diallo:

    Souapiti could help the country to establish aluminium smelters, guinea could also start exporting power to neighbouring countries, which would boost government revenues.

  2. Li Xunlei:

    The rate cut helped boost confidence in next year's growth outlook.

  3. Mitt Romney:

    This is terrific for the people of Utah, and I really want to thank the delegates who stayed so late to give me the kind of boost that I got here today, we're going to have a good primary.

  4. Li Yao:

    It should boost demand on the direct, large end users of especially domestic pipeline gas, and also benefits those with integrated value chains such as downstream assets in power plants and city distribution networks.

  5. Zhu Fang:

    Structural changes that promote cleaner fuels and the price cut are going to boost demand this year.


Translations for boost

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  • تعزيزArabic
  • покачвам, повдигане, издигам, подпомагане, вдигам, задигамBulgarian
  • ώθησηGreek
  • impulso, empuje, aumentar, empujar, impulsarSpanish
  • avittaa, pölliä, avitus, työntö, työntääFinnish
  • impulso, pulo, roubar, impulsarGalician
  • ブーストJapanese
  • stelen, jatten, zetje, ontvreemden, duwtje in de rug, duwtjeDutch
  • wzmocnienie, zwiększać, zasilaćPolish
  • impulsionarPortuguese
  • усилениеRussian
  • การส่งเสริมThai

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    A synonym for "subterranean"
    • A. surface
    • B. overt
    • C. overhead
    • D. ulterior

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