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1 Equip (an engine or vehicle) with a turbocharger.
- 1.1Add speed or energy to (something)‘his turbocharged style of choreography’
- ‘Panke's bet assumes turbocharged growth in the second half, prompted in part by the new 5 Series.’
- ‘Newspaper managers naturally want online businesses to turbocharge earnings - something they expect to happen eventually.’
- ‘Then former President, eager to turbocharge growth, eased rules on credit cards.’
- ‘A new, versatile technology standard called WiMax is poised to turbocharge the growing business in wireless alternatives.’
- ‘Follow his advice and you'll turbocharge muscle growth, drive up your metabolism, and increase your bone density, while shoring up your joints.’
- ‘One way for big companies to grow faster is to use the Web to turbocharge their business.’
- 1.1Add speed or energy to (something)
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