What does the word boost mean?

Usage examples for boost

  1. We'll boost you with the girl all right. – Pardners by Rex Beach
  2. Other hands joined his to boost Anse. – Rebel Spurs by Andre Norton
  3. Hubbs is the name,- Nelson Hubbs, secretary of the Gopher Board of Trade,- and I never miss a chance to give Gopher a boost. – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford