high-powered

adjective
high-pow·​ered | \ˈhī-ˈpau̇(-ə)rd \
variants: or less commonly high-power \ ˈhī-​ˈpau̇(-​ə)r \

Definition of high-powered 

1 : having great drive, energy, or capacity : dynamic a high-powered executive

2 : having or conferring great influence a high-powered job

First Known Use of high-powered

1917, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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high-powered

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of high-powered

of a person : very successful, important, and powerful

: very energetic or forceful

of a machine or device : very powerful

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