adverb see intense

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Intensely — In*tense ly, adv. 1. Intently. [Obs.] J. Spencer. [1913 Webster] 2. To an extreme degree; as, weather intensely cold. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intensely — adverb a) In an intense manner. He pursued his studies intensely. b) To an intense degree, extremely. An intensely private man, he kept chit chat to a minimum …   Wiktionary

  • intensely — adv. Intensely is used with these adjectives: ↑alive, ↑aware, ↑bright, ↑claustrophobic, ↑coloured, ↑competitive, ↑conscious, ↑controversial, ↑curious, ↑dramatic, ↑emotional, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • intensely — 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

  • intensely — adverb in an intense manner (Freq. 3) he worked intensely • Derived from adjective: ↑intense …   Useful english dictionary

  • intensely — See intense. * * * …   Universalium

  • intensely — Synonyms and related words: abundantly, actively, acutely, amazingly, amply, animatedly, ardently, assiduously, astonishingly, awesomely, breathlessly, briskly, con brio, conspicuously, copiously, cordially, deafeningly, devotedly, devoutly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • intensely — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. deeply, profoundly, strongly; see very …   English dictionary for students

  • intensely — in tense·ly || ɪn tenslɪ adv. extremely, greatly, powerfully; strongly, profoundly, deeply; acutely, severely; strenuously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • intensely — in·tense·ly …   English syllables

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