intensifier

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Etymology[edit]

intensify +‎ -er; from the most common use of such terms, to intensify an adjective.

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intensifier (plural intensifiers)

  1. That which intensifies.
  2. (linguistics) A word or particle that heightens or lowers the intensity of meaning of an item.
  3. (photography) An agent used to intensify the lights or shadows of a picture.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *intensificare

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Verb[edit]

intensifier

  1. to intensify

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