Thesaurus / boost
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Still, O’Brien has enjoyed a boost in funding and attention since the second round of unrest.
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HBO Max’s ad-supported tier, slated to debut next year, would seem poised to give Xandr a boost.
AS AT&T CONSIDERS DOWNSIZING ITS MEDIA BUSINESS, WHITHER WARNERMEDIA?TIM PETERSONSEPTEMBER 2, 2020DIGIDAY
The boost lifted the chief executive officer’s fortune to almost $22 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.
ZOOM CEO’S WEALTH JUMPS BY $5.2 BILLION FOLLOWING SURGE IN QUARTERLY REVENUERADMARYASEPTEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
But, even if TikTok doesn’t reach to surpass the size of Facebook’s and Google’s business, so long as the TikTok acquisition is also a boost to Walmart’s Media Group and other lines of business, it could be a win for the retailer.
WHAT A WALMART-MICROSOFT BID FOR TIKTOK COULD MEAN FOR E-COMMERCEANNA HENSELAUGUST 28, 2020DIGIDAY
“That’s one of those innovations that came about because of the pandemic, but we’re keeping it because it was such a big boost for access to voters,” said Multnomah County Elections Director Tim Scott.
AS STATES MULL EXPANDING VOTE BY MAIL, THEY’RE TURNING TO OREGON FOR ADVICELEE CLIFFORDAUGUST 24, 2020FORTUNE
The company got a big boost from government stimulus spending, and sales started to trend downward to more normal levels in July, when comparable sales rose 4%.
WALMART’S E-COMMERCE SALES NEARLY DOUBLE AS SHOPPERS GO BEYOND GROCERIES IN ONLINE ORDERSPHIL WAHBAAUGUST 18, 2020FORTUNE
Meanwhile, Wall Street has warmed to the stock, as evidenced by a steady stream of upgrades and price target boosts.
TESLA’S MARKET VALUE ROARS PAST CONSUMER GIANT P&G. WALMART MAY BE NEXTVERNE KOPYTOFFAUGUST 17, 2020FORTUNE
WORDS RELATED TO BOOST
- bring pressure to bear
- build up
- campaign for
- exert influence
- hard sell
- high pressure
- make a pitch for
- pull strings
- put pressure on
- sell on
- solicit votes
- big hand
- good word
- pat on the back
- step forward
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