intense intense  /ɪn ˈtɛns/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) possessing or displaying a distinctive feature to a heightened degree
  2. (adj) extremely sharp or intense
  3. (adj) (of color) having the highest saturation

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It's especially worrying because the most intense storms do the most damage by far several minor storms can equal the damage of a single severe hurricane.
  2. It's especially worrying because the most intense storms do the most damage by far several minor storms can equal the damage of a single severe hurricane.
  3. As if that were not enough, he has also been thrust into the heart of an intense geopolitical debate over the role governments should play in shaping cross-border investment.

News

  1. Intense line of storms moves into Ohio and West Virginia

      An intense line of thunderstorms with a history of producing damaging wind continues to move south and east into southern Ohio and West Virginia.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WOWK-TV West Virginia

  2. CDC: Intense heat, weather to stick around

    Whether you believe that climate change is real or not, the fact remains that the summers are getting hotter and the storms are more intense.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WTOP Radio Washington, DC

  3. Intense Brush Fire Makes Residents Nervous In Centennial

    Intense flames shot out of a green belt area around 5:45 p.m. Saturday in Centennial
    on June 10, 2013     Source: CBS Denver

Quotes

  1. "My sense is that the tough fighting will continue; indeed, it may get more intense in the next few months," he told the committee.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: David Petraeus Source: MiamiHerald.com

  2. "I'm sure they were excited in bars back home. I can only imagine it was pretty intense," Howard said. "We're a resilient side, you know. We're a tough side and on our day we can put a good performance in."
    on Jun 12, 2010 By: Tim Howard Source: Lewiston Sun Journal

  3. "This was an incredibly intense game and not many things worked for us. We could have done more with our chances. We were not very accurate up front but I can't blame my young players, there was a lot of pressure, we had to win, but in the end we...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Joachim Loew Source: Peace FM Online

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