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verb [transitive]     boost pronunciation in British English
/buːst/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyboost
he/she/itboosts
present participleboosting
past tenseboosted
past participleboosted
  1. 2
    to make someone feel more positive or more confident
    boost morale/confidence:

    The change of management has boosted morale throughout the company.

  2. 3
    to try to make people want to buy a product, visit a place etc, by talking about it publicly in a very positive way
  3. 4

    boost

    or

    boost up

    to lift someone up, so that they can reach something that is high up
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