intensifier intensifier

Definition(s):

  • (n) a modifier that has little meaning except to intensify the meaning it modifies

Usage(s):

  1. Wilson and Earle Slipher predicted that the image intensifier would break the Mars deadlock.
  2. Wilson and Earle Slipher predicted that the image intensifier would break the Mars deadlock.
  3. The Starlight Viewer amplifies light 50,000 times and is perfect for nighttime surveillance; the intensifier needs some light but produces more sharply detailed photographs.

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    SOUTHINGTON -- Two good days, shouted a Masuk player leaving Fontana Field after the Panthers' scrimmage Saturday morning. (There may have been an intensifier in there somewhere.)
    on September 1, 2013     Source: Connecticut Post

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