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English definition of “boost”


verb [T]     /buːst/
B2 to improve or increase something: The theatre managed to boost its audiences by cutting ticket prices. Share prices were boosted by reports of the president's recovery. I tried to boost his ego (= make him feel more confident) by praising his cooking.Increasing and intensifyingMaking things betterBecoming better
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