Definitions for turbochargeˈtɜr boʊˌtʃɑrdʒ

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tur•bo•charge*ˈtɜr boʊˌtʃɑrdʒ(v.t.)

  1. to equip with a turbocharger.

    Category: Automotive

  2. speed up; accelerate.

    Category: Informal

* -charged, -charg•ing..

Origin of turbocharge:

1940–45; turbo - + (super )charge


  1. turbocharge(Verb)

    to increase the power of an internal combustion engine (either Otto or Diesel cycle) by compressing the inlet air with power extracted from the exhaust air.

  2. turbocharge(Verb)

    to make faster, more powerful.


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