Intensively In*ten"sive*ly, adv. In an intensive manner; by increase of degree. --Abp. Bramhall. [1913 Webster]

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  • intensively — adv. Intensively is used with these verbs: ↑cultivate, ↑farm, ↑rear, ↑study …   Collocations dictionary

  • intensively — intensive ► ADJECTIVE 1) very thorough or vigorous. 2) (of agriculture) aiming to achieve maximum production within a limited area. 3) (in combination ) concentrating on or making much use of something: labour intensive methods. DERIVATIVES… …   English terms dictionary

  • intensively — adverb in an intensive manner (Freq. 1) he studied the snake intensively • Derived from adjective: ↑intense …   Useful english dictionary

  • intensively — adverb see intensive I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • intensively — See intensive. * * * …   Universalium

  • intensively — adverb In an intensive way …   Wiktionary

  • intensively — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adverb In a complete manner: completely, exhaustively, thoroughly. Idioms: in and out, inside out, up and down. See LIMITED, PART …   English dictionary for students

  • intensively — adv. extremely, to a high degree, intensely …   English contemporary dictionary

  • intensively — in·ten·sive·ly …   English syllables

  • intensively — See: intensive …   English dictionary

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