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noun as in aggravation

noun as in crescendo

noun as in enhancement

Strongest match

Strong matches

noun as in surge

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Example Sentences

The pandemic has intensified those risks, and for Frick, put the need to speak up “on steroids now.”

That signal tells us that climate change is intensifying wildfires and other weather events.

When his daughter was born in 2010, Kaper’s desire to find his biological mother intensified.

From Quartz

While Emerson knowingly pushed the company into the red to make a meaningful expansion, growing the editorial, product, engineering and growth teams, the losses intensified as the wider advertising environment flagged.

From Digiday

A warming climate is intensifying risks to forests that are already stressed by wildfires, drought, and pests.

But the second thing is the way this city has changed in recent years, the intensification of the separation.

Recently we have witnessed a frightening exacerbation of internal discord and an ominous intensification of inflammatory rhetoric.

Consider the withdrawal from Iraq and the simultaneous intensification of the war against the Taliban.

The changes have resulted in an enormous intensification of our political activities.

They are natural means of intensification created directly by the emotion, though later modified by systematic invention.

In this order of sequence, moreover, these agencies represent a progressive intensification of the religious activity of cult.

This form of intensification from individual feeling to universal feeling is the basic form of Verhaeren's poem.

Now he loves the wind as one of the thousand things of the earth which contribute to the intensification of his vital feeling.


On this page you'll find 379 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to intensification, such as: accretion, aggregation, buildup, growth, inflation, and pile.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.