To supercharge something is to increase its power or effectiveness. Sometimes people use the word to describe the act of doing something more than once in order to make a difference.

  • The car needed to be supercharged before it could go on the race track.

  • The campaign tried to supercharge its message by using social media.

Definition of supercharge


increase or raise


advance, boost


increase the pressure on a gas or liquid


pressurise, pressurize

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Example Sentences for supercharge

  • 1

    The company is the major proponent of the centrifugal type supercharger.

  • 2

    The diesel engine is supercharged by the compressor driven by the turbine.

  • 3

    It is a KA24DE with a supercharger on it.

  • 4

    It is a turbine driven supercharger.

  • 5

    The meaning of supercharge is to overfill.

  • 6

    For example, if a supercharged engine is pushing .

  • 7

    Splash lubrication for supercharger and camshaft.

  • 8

    No supercharger was available at the time of production.

  • 9

    It was available as a Supercharged coupe only.

  • 10

    Aftermarket supercharger pulley and intake.