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boost / estímulo
 
boost   [bu:st]
A. -noun
1. (=encouragement)   estímulo (m),   aliento (m)
·to give a boost to
·estimular,   alentar
2. (=upward thrust)   (to person)   empuje (m),   empujónoun (m)   (to rocket)   impulso (m),   propulsiónoun (f)
B. -transitive verb
1. (=increase)
[+sales, production]   fomentar,   incrementar
[+confidence, hopes]   estimular
·to boost somebody'noun morale
·levantar la moral a somebody, someone
2. (=promote)
[+product]   promover,   hacer publicidad de
[+person]   dar bombo a
3. (electricity)
[+voltage]   elevar
[+radio signal]   potenciar
4. (Space)   propulsar,   lanzar
 
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