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turbocharge

[ tur-boh-chahrj ]
/ 藞t蓽r bo蕣藢t蕛蓱rd蕭 /
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verb (used with object), tur路bo路charged, tur路bo路charg路ing.
to equip (an internal-combustion engine) with a turbocharger.
Informal. to speed up; accelerate.
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Origin of turbocharge

First recorded in 1940鈥45; turbo- + (super)charge
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British Dictionary definitions for turbocharge

turbo-charge

verb (tr)
to supply (an internal-combustion engine or a motor vehicle) with a turbocharger
to inject extra force and energy into (an activity, undertaking, etc)a turbo-charged version of the show
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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