the act of giving hope or support to someone
rise, boost, hike, cost increasenoun
an increase in cost
"they asked for a 10% rise in rates"
the act of giving a push
"he gave her a boost over the fence"
hike, hike up, boostverb
"The landlord hiked up the rents"
give a boost to; be beneficial to
"The tax cut will boost the economy"
promote, advance, boost, further, encourageverb
contribute to the progress or growth of
"I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"
boost, advance, superchargeverb
increase or raise
"boost the voltage in an electrical circuit"
push or shove upward, as if from below or behind
"The singer had to be boosted onto the stage by a special contraption"
A push from behind, as to one who is endeavoring to climb; help.
A positive intake manifold pressure in cars with turbochargers or superchargers.
To lift or push from behind (one who is endeavoring to climb); to push up; hence, to assist in overcoming obstacles, or in making advancement.
to lift or push from behind (one who is endeavoring to climb); to push up; hence, to assist in overcoming obstacles, or in making advancement
a push from behind, as to one who is endeavoring to climb; help
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'boost' in Nouns Frequency: #2940
Rank popularity for the word 'boost' in Verbs Frequency: #790
The numerical value of boost in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of boost in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
What we are doing with prime-boost is going for maximal protection, as well as long-term protection.
I struggled on the greens the first three days ... (but) it gives the confidence a little boost , I was putting nicely and I would love to bring some of that momentum in here this week.
Terror organizations and their pawns are targeting our innocent citizens in the most immoral and heartless way as they lose the fight against our security forces, terror attacks -- which intend to target the integrity of Turkey, unity and solidarity of our people -- do not diminish our will to fight against terror, but further boost it.
This would help boost foreign exchange supply and encourage capital inflows and a free flow of remittances, very soon we will see a more flexible approach.
Oil prices got a small boost this morning after Libya's (NOC) declared force majeure on Sharara crude loaded at Zawiya port.
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- повдигане, вдигам, задигам, подпомагане, издигам, покачвамBulgarian
- impulso, impulsar, empujar, empuje, aumentarSpanish
- työntö, avitus, avittaa, pölliä, työntääFinnish
- pulo, impulso, roubar, impulsarGalician
- duwtje, duwtje in de rug, ontvreemden, zetje, jatten, stelenDutch
- wzmocnienie, zasilać, zwiększaćPolish
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