intensely intensely  /ɪn ˈtɛns li/


  • (adv) in an intense manner


  1. The intensely loyal feelings many of Clinton's supporters have about her and the intensely negative feelings they have about him.
  2. He was first noticed for works in which he covered cones, cubes and pyramids with intensely colored raw pigment to make primal objects with a radioactive intensity.
  3. Fans of epics in the Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon tradition may be confused or annoyed by the intensely lurid tone of this movie.


  1. Produced By Conference: Tom Cruise Talks Control On Set & How He Reinvented Global Studio Promotion

    Ray Richmond contributes to Deadline’s conference coverage. After he dropped out of last Saturday’s Produced By conference due to a late conflict, Tom Cruise – ever punctual and intensely focused, as is his reputation – kept his appointment for a rescheduled session this morning for a production-specific discussion that steered clear of any talk about what he’s up to now. (Hard at work on pre ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

  2. Partner Stations Waiting on 'Katie'

    As the intensely scrutinized first season of Katie Couric talker Katie wraps, stations are...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Broadcasting and Cable

  3. Small group rallies in opposition to trans-vaginal ultrasound bill at Wisconsin Capitol

    For Talia Frolkis, a young pro-choice activist, the Wisconsin Senate bill that would require abortion providers to perform trans-vaginal ultrasounds before the procedure is intensely personal. She says she was compelled to act after reading that the bill would be debated and voted on by the Assembly Thursday.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Isthmus


  1. "I think an overwhelming portion of the intensely demonstrated animosity toward President Barack Obama is based on the fact that he is a black man," Carter said in portions of an interviewed aired Wednesday on the "Today" show.
    on Sep 16, 2009 By: Jimmy Carter Source: Reuters Blogs (blog)

  2. "He was a young boy in many ways, still a boy when he left Perth and got into this whirlwind of his career," said Armfield. "We saw with his relationship with the paparazzi that he was vulnerable and felt intensely invaded and got so...
    on Jan 22, 2008 By: Neil Armfield Source: TVNZ

  3. "We have spent a long time looking intensely at EMI and the problems faced by its Recorded Music division which, like the rest of the music industry, has been struggling to respond to the challenges posed by a digital environment," said Hands,...
    on Jan 15, 2008 By: Guy Hands Source: USA Today

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languish languish
/ˈlæŋɡ wɪʃ /