amp

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Noun[change]

Singular
amp

Plural
amps

  1. (countable) An amp is the unit used to measure electric current.
    The fuse has a rating of 13 amps.
  2. (countable) An amp is an amplifier.
    She bought a new 100 Watt amp for her guitar.

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Plain form
amp

Third-person singular
amps

Past tense
amped

Past participle
amped

Present participle
amping

  1. If you amp something, it means that you increased it.
    David asked me to amp up the volume of the music.