supercharge

verb
su·​per·​charge | \ ˈsü-pər-ˌchärj How to pronounce supercharge (audio) \
supercharged; supercharging; supercharges

Definition of supercharge

transitive verb

1 : to charge greatly or excessively (as with vigor or tension)
2 : to supply a charge to the intake of (an engine) at a pressure higher than that of the surrounding atmosphere

Other Words from supercharge

supercharge noun

Examples of supercharge in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Federal money, state officials said, would supercharge that push. BostonGlobe.com, 6 Nov. 2021 Federal money, state officials said, would supercharge that push. New York Times, 6 Nov. 2021 So, adoption of AR and a large, growing audience size will supercharge advertising efforts and make this an increasingly legitimate branding/acquisition channel. Expert Panel®, Forbes, 31 Aug. 2021 Ready to supercharge your company’s performance by unlocking data insights? Forbes, 4 Nov. 2021 Companies are looking to use artificial intelligence to supercharge their businesses. Jonathan Vanian, Fortune, 23 June 2021 In one document, the company notes that users linked to Modi’s party had created multiple accounts to supercharge the spread of Islamophobic content. BostonGlobe.com, 25 Oct. 2021 In one document, the company notes that users linked to Modi’s party had created multiple accounts to supercharge the spread of Islamophobic content. Isabel Debre And Fares Akram, Anchorage Daily News, 25 Oct. 2021 Organizations representing low-income renters also feared that the changes would supercharge luxury development on valuable new tracts of land, forcing them out of their homes. Alexei Koseff, San Francisco Chronicle, 16 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of supercharge

1846, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of supercharge was in 1846

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Last Updated

25 Nov 2021

Cite this Entry

“Supercharge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supercharge. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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