Origin of high-powered
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It cost several thousand dollars and a high-powered former district attorney to get the charges dropped.
Like any high-powered attorney who charges $100,000 for a retainer, Bolt always seems to be one step ahead of the competition.Gone Girl’s Biggest Twist Is the Superb Tyler Perry|Alex Suskind|October 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These are high-powered jobs, which require security clearances, and that were once reserved for men—straight men, at that.
That high-powered professional men have illicit affairs is not an uncommon occurrence anywhere in the world.China’s Concubine Culture Lives On in Mistress Villages|Brendon Hong|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Wilkinson: You have a sense of a man who came from the suburbs and is now mixing with high-powered hustlers and businessmen.
Swiftly the high-powered armored motor-cars rushed on, drawing closer and closer to the solid ranks of the enemy.The Boy Allies On the Firing Line|Clair W. Hayes
Adele Laidlaw drove us downtown in her own high-powered car, which, true to her mechanical instincts, she handled herself.The Social Gangster|Arthur B. Reeve
Behind the lights there slid into view almost opposite the tall gate a high-powered roadster.The Rest Hollow Mystery|Rebecca N. Porter
The atomic power-broadcast station would possibly stay, and so would the high-powered radio.To Choke an Ocean|Jesse F. (Jesse Franklin) Bone
I am a gun nut and have a great number of high-powered rifles at home, so I know a little bit about guns.Warren Commission (6 of 26): Hearings Vol. VI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy