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high-powered

[ hahy-pou-erd ]
/ ˈhaɪˈpaʊ ərd /
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adjective

extremely energetic, dynamic, and capable: high-powered executives.
of a forceful and driving character: high-powered selling techniques.
capable of a high degree of magnification: a high-powered microscope.
very powerful.

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Origin of high-powered

First recorded in 1900–05
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British Dictionary definitions for high-powered

high-powered

adjective

(of an optical instrument or lens) having a high magnificationa high-powered telescope
dynamic and energetic; highly capable
possessing great strength, power, etca high-powered engine
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