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Meaning of “powerhouse” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of powerhouse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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powerhousenoun [C]

 us   /ˈpɑʊ·ərˌhɑʊs/
a ​person, ​organization, or ​country with a lot of ​energy, ​power, or ​influence: The ​country is the ​economic powerhouse of the ​EuropeanUnion.
(Definition of powerhouse from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"powerhouse" in Business English

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powerhousenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈpaʊəˌhaʊs/
a country or an ​organization that has a lot of ​influence, ​power, or ​energy: corporate/economic/financial powerhouses Analysts still believe that China and India will become the ​economic powerhouses of the ​world. amarketing/​media/​publishing powerhouse
a ​person who has a lot of ​strength and ​energy: He was a powerhouse of ​ideas.
(Definition of powerhouse from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “powerhouse”
in Chinese (Simplified) 强国, 权势集团, 显贵…
in Chinese (Traditional) 強國, 權勢集團, 顯貴…
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