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Definitions of boost:
  • noun:   the act of giving hope or support to someone
  • noun:   the act of giving an upward push
    Example: "He gave her a boost over the fence"
  • noun:   an increase in cost
  • verb:   give a boost to; be beneficial to
    Example: "The tax cut will boost the economy"
  • verb:   increase or raise
    Example: "Boost the voltage in an electrical circuit"
  • verb:   push or shove upward, as if from below or behind
    Example: "The singer had to be boosted onto the stage by a special contraption"
  • verb:   contribute to the progress or growth of
  • verb:   increase

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See boost used in context: 2 poetry verses, 1 definition

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