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This can boost confidence and relax you for the rest of the match. Times, Sunday Times (2017)That would help to boost investment growth. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We were also meant to get a big boost in infrastructure spending. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Energy companies were given a boost by a rise in oil prices. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It also boosts the value of foreign income. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That extra spending power will boost the whole economy. The Sun (2016)The hope is that it will boost confidence and be a potential earner when they get out. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Other posts have helped to boost his income. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Now is the time to give it a boost and put some energy back before the hard times. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's a boost and it gives confidence. The Sun (2016)What a morale boost for our troops. The Sun (2012)Your gift for boosting the confidence of others helps at home. The Sun (2009)Tourism is increasing and that has helped to boost interest in the city. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The jabs are given to boost childhood vaccinations when a patient suffers an open wound. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This will give us a big boost. The Sun (2010)Sentiment towards oil companies was further boosted by a rise in the price of crude. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The money was used for home improvements and to boost their income. Times, Sunday Times (2015)These figures were boosted further by increased activity in housebuilding. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They will also get a boost from the end of the diversification boom. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It would also give the economy a boost. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They hope the dynamite new storyline will boost morale. The Sun (2013)That boosted my confidence and things have gone from there. The Sun (2011)It has definitely given me a boost. The Sun (2012)So fighting the flab is a big boost for your health in many ways. The Sun (2013)It was boosted by a rise in house building and commercial work. The Sun (2016)But the blossom was also boosted over the winter. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Germany is under pressure to boost its financial commitment to both causes and thus restore confidence in the euro. Times, Sunday Times (2011)And experts in Japan who studied laughter found that it also helps to boost the immune system. The Sun (2011)Performance was boosted by an improvement in exports to America and to continental Europe. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'boost'
British English: boost /buːst/ VERB
If one thing boosts another, it causes it to increase, improve, or be more successful.
It wants the government to take action to boost the economy.
- American English: boost
- Arabic: يُعْزِز
- Brazilian Portuguese: aumentar
- Chinese: 增加
- Croatian: poticati
- Czech: posílit
- Danish: forbedre
- Dutch: stimuleren
- European Spanish: estimular
- Finnish: vahvistaa vauhdittaa, voimistaa
- French: revigorer
- German: ankurbeln Motivation
- Greek: ανυψώνω
- Italian: aumentare
- Japanese: 高める
- Korean: 끌어올리다
- Norwegian: forsterke
- Polish: podwyższyć
- European Portuguese: aumentar
- Romanian: a spori
- Russian: стимулировать
- Spanish: estimular
- Swedish: hjälpa upp
- Thai: ส่งเสริม
- Turkish: yüreklendirmek
- Ukrainian: підвищувати
- Vietnamese: đẩy mạnh
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