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powered

[pou-erd] /ˈpaʊ ərd/
adjective
1.
(of a machine, vehicle, etc.) having a specified fuel or prime mover:
a gasoline-powered engine; an engine-powered pump.
Origin of powered
1875-1880
First recorded in 1875-80; power + -ed2
Related forms
nonpowered, adjective
self-powered, adjective
underpowered, adjective
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  • He tended to fume when his underpowered car noticeably slowed up on grades, and especially the long ones.

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  • Amongst those are two good "Shorts," but the others are no use, they say, being wrong type and underpowered.

British Dictionary definitions for underpowered

underpowered

/ˌʌndəˈpaʊəd/
adjective
1.
lacking or low in power: two-litre cars are underpowered
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