Intensify synonyms

ĭn-tĕn'sə-fī'
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To increase in intensity, extent, or amount:
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increase in extent or intensity
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Exacerbate is defined as to make worse or more severe.
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To make or become sharp or sharper
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(Idiomatic) To begin; to cause; to initiate.
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To reduce in standing or respect.
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To stress, give emphasis or extra weight to (something).
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To make or become happy or happier; gladden; cheer up
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To become twice as great or twice as much
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To develop more fully, as with details, examples, statistics, etc.
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To bring or come to a high or higher position; raise or rise
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(Intransitive) To become lower in tone
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To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
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To give coloring to in description; to exaggerate; as, to aggravate circumstances. — William Paley.
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To collect.
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To direct or aim:
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To firm and strengthen the muscles of the body by regular exercise.
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To lessen the severity or oppressiveness of:
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To render vague or uncertain; obscure:
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To increase the strength and diminish the bulk of, as of a liquid or an ore; to intensify, by getting rid of useless material; to condense; -- opposed to dilute.
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To reinforce is defined as to increase the number or amount, or to make stronger.
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To cause to seem or appear larger than is really so; increase the apparent size of, esp. by means of a lens or lenses
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To begin to show signs of life, as a fetus in the womb
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(Idiomatic) to make something, especially a machine, better (faster, bigger etc.)
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To make gaudy and bright.
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To make (a quantity) smaller.
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(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
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To make something less severe or tense.
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(Intransitive) To grow strong or stronger.
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To pronounce or mark with an accent or stress
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To consider to be or cause to appear greater than is really the case; exaggerate:
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To bolster is to uplift.
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To boost is defined as to raise, push higher, increase or promote.
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To raise (a person) in rank or position; promote
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To go upward; rise:
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To cause to rise:
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To reduce for some period of time:
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To make less; to diminish; to reduce.
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(Intransitive) To become calm.
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(Intransitive) To become slow; to slacken in speed; to decelerate.
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(Intransitive) To become weaker.
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To improve the quality or condition of
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To mix or combine
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increase in extent or intensity
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To honor; to hold in high esteem.
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Synonym Study

  • Enhance implies the addition of something so as to make more attractive or desirable she used cosmetics to enhance her beauty
  • To heighten is to make greater, stronger, more vivid, etc. so as to raise above the ordinary or commonplace music served to heighten the effect
  • Aggravate implies a making more serious, unbearable, etc. and connotes something that is unpleasant or troublesome in itself your insolence only aggravates the offense
  • Intensify implies an increasing in the degree of force, vehemence, vividness, etc. his absence only intensified her longing
Find another word for intensify. In this page you can discover 50 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for intensify, like: escalate, step up, exacerbate, sharpen, set off, lower, augment, emphasize, brighten, soothe and redouble.