Definitions

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  • v. To intensify.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To intensify.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To make intense or more intense; intensify.

Etymologies

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See intense.

Examples

  • It is uncouth no longer; if it had never existed, perhaps intensate would now have been so no longer, uncouthness being, both etymologically and otherwise, a matter of strangeness as against familiarity.

    Formations.

  • Again, as if to intensate the influences that are not of race, what we think of when we talk of English traits really narrows itself to a small district.

    English Traits (1856)

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