Intenseness
Intenseness In*tense"ness, n. The state or quality of being intense; intensity; as, the intenseness of heat or cold; the intenseness of study or thought. [1913 Webster]

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  • intenseness — intense ► ADJECTIVE (intenser, intensest) 1) of extreme force, degree, or strength. 2) extremely earnest or serious. DERIVATIVES intensely adverb intenseness noun. ORIGIN Latin intensus stretched tightly, strained , from int …   English terms dictionary

  • intenseness — noun see intense …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • intenseness — See intensely. * * * …   Universalium

  • intenseness — noun The characteristic of being intense; intensity …   Wiktionary

  • intenseness — in tense·ness || ɪn tensnɪs n. quality of being intense; strength, energy, intensity; extreme degree; depth, profundity …   English contemporary dictionary

  • intenseness — n. Intensity …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • intenseness — in·tense·ness …   English syllables

  • intenseness — noun see intense …   Useful english dictionary

  • Avidity — A*vid i*ty, n. [L. aviditas, fr. avidus: cf. F. avidit[ e]. See {Avid}.] Greediness; strong appetite; eagerness; intenseness of desire; as, to eat with avidity. [1913 Webster] His books were received and read with avidity. Milward. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chilian mill — Edge Edge ([e^]j), n. [OE. eg, egge, AS. ecg; akin to OHG. ekka, G. ecke, Icel. & Sw. egg, Dan. eg, and to L. acies, Gr. akh point, Skr. a[,c]ri edge. [root]1. Cf. {Egg}, v. t., {Eager}, {Ear} spike of corn, {Acute}.] 1. The thin cutting side of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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