The act of giving hope or support to someone (synset 101213509)
hypernym: aid, assist, assistance, help - the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purposesynonym: encouragement
An increase in cost (synset 105117708)
"they asked for a 10% rise in rates"
The act of giving a push (synset 101213829)
"he gave her a boost over the fence"
Increase (synset 201979926)
"The landlord hiked up the rents"
Give a boost to;
Be beneficial to (synset 200311719)"The tax cut will boost the economy"hypernym: increase - make bigger or more
Contribute to the progress or growth of (synset 202560630)
"I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"hyponym:
Increase or raise (synset 200498142)
"boost the voltage in an electrical circuit"hypernym: increase - make bigger or more
Push or shove upward, as if from below or behind (synset 201518703)
"The singer had to be boosted onto the stage by a special contraption"hypernym: thrust - push forcefully
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