augmentative enhancive
intensifying intensifying adj. increasing in strength or intensity. [Narrower terms: {aggravating, exacerbating, exasperating ; {augmentative, enhancive}; {deepening(prenominal), heightening(prenominal) ] {moderating} [WordNet 1.5]

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  • enhancive — adjective 1. intensifying by augmentation and enhancement • Syn: ↑augmentative • Similar to: ↑intensifying • Derivationally related forms: ↑enhance, ↑augment (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • aggravating exacerbating exasperating — intensifying intensifying adj. increasing in strength or intensity. [Narrower terms: {aggravating, exacerbating, exasperating ; {augmentative, enhancive}; {deepening(prenominal), heightening(prenominal) ] {moderating} [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deepeningprenominal heighteningprenominal — intensifying intensifying adj. increasing in strength or intensity. [Narrower terms: {aggravating, exacerbating, exasperating ; {augmentative, enhancive}; {deepening(prenominal), heightening(prenominal) ] {moderating} [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intensifying — adj. increasing in strength or intensity. [Narrower terms: {aggravating, exacerbating, exasperating ; {augmentative, enhancive}; {deepening(prenominal), heightening(prenominal) ] {moderating} [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intensifying — adjective increasing in strength or intensity (Freq. 1) • Ant: ↑moderating • Similar to: ↑aggravating, ↑exacerbating, ↑exasperating, ↑augmentative, ↑enhancive, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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