help given to increase something
ExamplesThis publicity will give sales a boost. • The government hopes to give a boost to industrial development.
to make something increase
ExamplesWe expect our publicity campaign to boost sales by 25 per cent. • The company hopes to boost its market share. • Incentive schemes are boosting production.

"...the company expects to boost turnover this year to FFr 16bn from FFr 13.6bn last year" [Financial Times]

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