Meaning of SUPERCHARGE in English


/sooh"peuhr chahrj'/ , v.t., supercharged, supercharging .

1. to charge with an abundant or excessive amount, as of energy, emotion, or tension.

2. to supply air to (an internal-combustion engine) at greater than atmospheric pressure.

3. pressurize (def. 3).

[ 1760-70; SUPER- + CHARGE ]

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