HyperDic: booster

English > 6 senses of the word booster:
NOUNperson booster, supporter, protagonist, champion, admirer, frienda person who backs a politician or a team etc.
person booster, promoter, pluggersomeone who is an active supporter and advocate
person booster, shoplifter, liftera thief who steals goods that are in a store
artifactbooster, booster amplifier, booster station, relay link, relay station, relay transmitteran amplifier for restoring the strength of a transmitted signal
artifactbooster, booster rocket, booster unit, takeoff booster, takeoff rocketthe first stage / stage of a multistage rocket
artifactbooster, booster dose, booster shot, recall dosean additional dose that makes sure the first dose was effective
booster > pronunciation
Soundsbuw'ster
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > booster: 6 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person who backs a politician or a team etc..
Synonymssupporter, protagonist, champion, admirer, friend
NarrowerBoswellA devoted admirer and recorder of another's words and deeds
ConfederateA supporter of the Confederate States of America
Francophile, FrancophilAn admirer of France and everything French
JacobiteA supporter of James II after he was overthrown or a supporter of the Stuarts
New DealerA supporter of the economic policies in the United States known as the New Deal
RoundheadA supporter of parliament and Oliver Cromwell during the English Civil War
ShavianAn admirer of G. B. Shaw or his works
WhigA supporter of the American Revolution
anglophile, anglophilAn admirer of England and things English
believer, trusterA supporter who accepts something as true
cheerleaderAn enthusiastic and vocal supporter
corporatistA supporter of corporatism
enthusiast, partisan, partizanAn ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity
free traderAn advocate of unrestricted international trade
functionalistAn adherent of functionalism / functionalism
loyalist, stalwartA person who is loyal to their allegiance (especially in times of revolt)
philhellene, philhellenist, GraecophileAn admirer of Greece and everything Greek
pillar, mainstayA prominent supporter
secondersomeone who endorses a motion or petition as a necessary preliminary to a discussion or vote
subscriber, endorser, indorser, ratifiersomeone who expresses strong approval
sympathizer, sympathiser, well-wishersomeone who shares your feelings or opinions and hopes that you will be successful
toaster, wassailersomeone who proposes a toast
upholder, maintainer, sustainersomeone who upholds or maintains
voucher, verifiersomeone who vouches / vouches for another or for the correctness of a statement
Broaderadvocate, advocator, proponent, exponentA person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
Spanishadepta, adepto, aficionada, aficionado, amiga, amigo, entusiasta, seguidora, seguidor
Catalanadepta, adepte, aficionada, aficionat, amic, amiga, entusiasta, protagonista, seguidora, seguidor
Verbsboostcontribute to the progress or growth of
English > booster: 6 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone who is an active supporter and advocate.
Synonymspromoter, plugger
Narrowerbarkersomeone who stands in front of a show (as at a carnival) and gives a loud colorful sales talk to potential customers
Broaderadvertiser, advertizer, admansomeone whose business is advertising
Spanishpatrocinador, promotor
Catalanpatrocinador, promotor
Verbsboostcontribute to the progress or growth of
English > booster: 6 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningA thief who steals goods that are in a store.
Synonymsshoplifter, lifter
Broaderthief, stealerA criminal who takes property belonging to someone else with the intention of keeping it or selling it
Spanishladrón, mechero
Catalannolex
English > booster: 6 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningAn amplifier for restoring the strength of a transmitted signal.
Synonymsbooster amplifier, booster station, relay link, relay station, relay transmitter
Part ofcommunication system, communication equipmentfacility consisting of the physical plants and equipment for disseminating information
Broaderamplifierelectronic equipment that increases strength of signals passing through it
Spanishamiplificador de voltaje, elevador de voltaje, estación de amplificación, estación de enlace, impulsor, repetidor, sistema de enlace, sobrealimentador, transmisor de enlace
Catalanrepetidor
English > booster: 6 senses > noun 5, artifact
MeaningThe first stage / stage of a multistage rocket.
Synonymsbooster rocket, booster unit, takeoff booster, takeoff rocket
Part ofmultistage rocket, step rocketA rocket having two or more rocket engines (each with its own fuel) that are fired in succession and jettisoned when the fuel is exhausted
Broaderrocket, rocket engineA jet engine containing its own propellant and driven by reaction propulsion
Spanishcohete secundario
Verbsboostpush or shove upward, as if from below or behind
English > booster: 6 senses > noun 6, artifact
MeaningAn additional dose that makes sure the first dose was effective.
Synonymsbooster dose, booster shot, recall dose
Broaderdose, dosageA measured portion of medicine taken at any one time

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