high-powered

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


HIGH-POWERED Defined for English Language Learners

high-powered

play
adjective

Definition of high-powered for English Language Learners

  • of a person : very successful, important, and powerful

  • : very energetic or forceful

  • of a machine or device : very powerful


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