Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


It was not proper that a young girl should own a high powered car like that.

You know, Dad, Im soft for that sort of thing, having had all my joy rides in a high powered car.

Not far away were a score of high powered automobiles, several of which were armored.

Machines in this division are almost as high powered as a regular flying machine, and can easily climb to two thousand feet.

Following the captain's eyes, Costigan stared at the high powered set of the ship's operator.

Coffee made a reply consisting almost exclusively of high powered expletives.

And no ordinary person would have been able to drive a high powered boat as she had done.

It was of large size, high powered, and painted a green so dark as to be almost black.

A high powered rifle should be used and one should learn to handle it in a business-like way.