- (of a machine, vehicle, etc.) having a specified fuel or prime mover: a gasoline-powered engine; an engine-powered pump.
Origin of powered
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Examples from the Web for underpowered
However, if you have an underpowered stove, especially an electric one, consider a smaller size.The 2012 Holiday Kitchen Gift Guide
December 13, 2012
Despite an economy as underpowered as a cheap flourescent light, Mitt Romney somehow failed to unseat Barack Obama.How Can the Republicans Take Back the Majority?
November 9, 2012
They flew in a rickety, underpowered biplane and carried just $25 in their pockets.Red Tails Overlooks the Story of America’s First Black Pilots
January 16, 2012
- lacking or low in powertwo-litre cars are underpowered
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