escalate, intensify, step up(verb)
increase in extent or intensity
"The Allies escalated the bombing"
intensify, compound, heighten, deepen(verb)
make more intense, stronger, or more marked
"The efforts were intensified", "Her rudeness intensified his dislike for her"; "Pot smokers claim it heightens their awareness"; "This event only deepened my convictions"
become more intense
"The debate intensified"; "His dislike for raw fish only deepened in Japan"
make the chemically affected part of (a negative) denser or more opaque in order produce a stronger contrast between light and dark
To render more intense; as, to intensify heat or cold; to intensify colors; to intensify a photographic negative; to intensify animosity.
To become intense, or more intense; to act with increasing power or energy.
to render more intense; as, to intensify heat or cold; to intensify colors; to intensify a photographic negative; to intensify animosity
Etymology: [Intense + -fly.]
to become intense, or more intense; to act with increasing power or energy
Etymology: [Intense + -fly.]
The numerical value of intensify in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of intensify in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of intensify in a Sentence
We'll see how we can intensify our efforts in Iraq and Syria.
Buyers have decided: I'm in or I'm out, i think that will intensify and accelerate M&A discussions in 2015.
We have sent a message to our Iranian friends that as long as they are sticking to the agreement the Europeans will... fulfill their commitment. And they said the same thing on the other side, we will try to intensify our flows of trade that have been very positive for the Iranian economy.
Australia needs to intensify mitigation efforts to reach its Paris Agreement goal: emissions are projected to increase by 2030.
No matter where this ultimately goes, it does look like its going to land along the Florida coast but its running over warm water and its going to continue to intensify.
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