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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intenselyadverb

    in an intense manner

    "he worked intensely"


  1. intenselyadverb

    In an intense manner.

    He pursued his studies intensely.

  2. intenselyadverb

    To an intense degree, extremely.

    An intensely private man, he kept chit-chat to a minimum.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Intenselyadverb

    To a great degree.

    Etymology: from intense.

    If an Englishman considers our world, how intensely it is heated, he cannot suppose that it will cool again. Addison.


  1. intensely

    Intensely refers to doing something with great energy, strength, or concentration. It often indicates a high degree of emotional, intellectual, or physical force or power. In other words, doing something in a deeply focused, passionate or extreme manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intenselyadverb


  2. Intenselyadverb

    to an extreme degree; as, weather intensely cold

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intensely in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intensely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of intensely in a Sentence

  1. J. William Fulbright:

    It is amazing how soon one becomes accustomed to the sound of ones voice, when forced to repeat a speech five or six times a day. As election day approaches, the size of the crowds grows; they are more responsive and more interested; and one derives a certain exhilaration from that which, only a few weeks before, was intensely painful. This is one possible explanation of unlimited debate in the Senate.

  2. Charles Moreau:

    We can no longer sit on our hands and wait for them to come to us, it's an intensely competitive marketplace.

  3. Esra Ozyurek:

    Erdogan clearly has charismatic aspects -- the people who love him love him so much, and people who hate him, they hate him intensely, it's rare to meet anyone without strong feelings toward him.

  4. Suyash Rai:

    Reports suggest that they have been intensely negotiating and talking about finding common ground on those issues. There could be an announcement.

  5. Earl Nightingale:

    The more intensely we feel about an idea or a goal, the more assuredly the idea, buried deep in our subconscious, will direct us along the path to its fulfillment.

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