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Definition:

  1. [noun] the act of giving hope or support to someone
    Synonyms: encouragement

  2. [noun] an increase in cost; "they asked for a 10% rise in rates"
    Synonyms: rise, hike, cost increase

  3. [noun] the act of giving an upward push; "he gave her a boost over the fence"

  4. [verb] increase; "The landlord hiked up the rents"
    Synonyms: hike, hike up

  5. [verb] give a boost to; be beneficial to; "The tax cut will boost the economy"

  6. [verb] contribute to the progress or growth of; "I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"
    Synonyms: promote, advance, further, encourage

  7. [verb] increase or raise; "boost the voltage in an electrical circuit"
    Synonyms: advance, supercharge

  8. [verb] push or shove upward, as if from below or behind; "The singer had to be boosted onto the stage by a special contraption"

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