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intensifyverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ɪnˈten.sɪ.faɪ/
intensification
noun [U] uk   us   /ɪnˌten.sɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of intensify from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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intensifyverb [I/T]

 us   /ɪnˈten·səˌfɑɪ/
to make something ​stronger or more ​extreme, or to ​becomestronger or more ​extreme: [T] He intensified his ​training, ​running 45 ​miles a ​week. [I] Fighting around the ​capital has intensified.
(Definition of intensify from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “intensify”
in Chinese (Simplified) 加强,增强, 强化…
in Turkish art(tır)mak, şiddetlenmek/şiddetlendirmek…
in Russian усиливать(ся), обострять(ся)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 加強,增強, 強化…
in Polish nasilać (się)…
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