Intensate
Intensate In*ten"sate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Intensated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intensating}.] [See {Intense}.] To intensify. [R.] --Emerson. [1913 Webster]

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  • intensate — in·ten·sate …   English syllables

  • intensate — ə̇n.ˈtenˌsāt transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: intense + ate : intensify …   Useful english dictionary

  • Intensated — Intensate In*ten sate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Intensated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intensating}.] [See {Intense}.] To intensify. [R.] Emerson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Intensating — Intensate In*ten sate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Intensated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intensating}.] [See {Intense}.] To intensify. [R.] Emerson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deepen — [v1] make depth greater dig, dig out, dredge, excavate, expand, extend, hollow, scoop out, scrape out; concept 250 Ant. fill deepen [v2] make more intense aggravate, develop, enhance, expand, extend, grow, heighten, increase, intensate, intensify …   New thesaurus

  • intensify — [v] make more forceful, severe accent, accentuate, add fuel*, add to, aggrandize, aggravate, augment, beef up*, boost, brighten, build up, concentrate, darken, deepen, emphasize, enhance, escalate, exacerbate, exalt, heat up*, heighten, increase …   New thesaurus

  • magnify — [v1] enlarge, intensify aggrandize, aggravate, amplify, augment, bless, blow up, boost, build up, deepen, dignify, dilate, distend, enhance, ennoble, eulogize, exalt, expand, extend, glorify, heighten, hike, hike up, increase, inflate, intensate …   New thesaurus

  • mount — [v1] climb arise, ascend, back, bestride, clamber up, climb onto, climb up on, escalade, escalate, get astride, get up on, go up, jump on, lift, rise, scale, soar, tower, up, vault; concepts 149,154,166 Ant. alight, dismount, fall mount [v2]… …   New thesaurus

  • rise — [n1] increase, improvement acceleration, accession, accretion, addition, advance, advancement, aggrandizement, ascent, augmentation, boost, breakthrough, climb, distention, doubling, enlargement, growth, heightening, hike, increment, inflation,… …   New thesaurus

  • rouse — [v1] wake arouse, awake, awaken, call, get up, raise, rise, stir, wake up; concept 250 Ant. nap, sleep rouse [v2] stimulate, excite aggravate, agitate, anger, animate, arouse, ask for it*, awaken, bestir, bug*, challenge, craze, deepen, disturb,… …   New thesaurus

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