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It cost several thousand dollars and a high-powered former district attorney to get the charges dropped.

Like any high-powered attorney who charges $100,000 for a retainer, Bolt always seems to be one step ahead of the competition.

These are high-powered jobs, which require security clearances, and that were once reserved for men—straight men, at that.

That high-powered professional men have illicit affairs is not an uncommon occurrence anywhere in the world.

Wilkinson: You have a sense of a man who came from the suburbs and is now mixing with high-powered hustlers and businessmen.

He was hurrying down the walk in front, and I watched until he got into a motor-car—a high-powered roadster.

When its owner purred out in his high-powered little car, Henry drew a long breath and began in earnest.

The small bullets of the high-powered rifle either killed or harmed but little.

The small high-powered onions, on the other hand, are easily cultivated.

A high-powered grey touring car came by, travelling at a great pace.


On this page you'll find 27 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to high-powered, such as: authoritarian, authoritative, commanding, controlling, dominant, and dynamic.

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