Definition of powerhouse in English:


Line breaks: power|house
Pronunciation: /ˈpaʊəhaʊs


  • 1A person or thing of great energy, strength, or power: she appears to be an intellectual powerhouse Germany’s economic powerhouse
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    • In their heyday in the Victorian era, these powerhouses of energy could plough 20 times faster than a horse-drawn ploughman and his team and were transported from farm to farm.
    • I got very little sleep, but I was a powerhouse of restless energy.
    • A year on, he's gone from being a political outcast to a powerhouse of campaigning energy.

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